1766 British Nécessaire at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London - Curators' comments: "A nécessaire was a luxury object designed to hold a whole range of necessary scent bottles and cosmetic and writing implements for use by a woman of fashion. The contents include five bottles with stoppers, a pencil and an ivory writing tablet, scissors, a mirror, a comb, a brush, toothpicks, a tongue scraper, a bodkin combined with a spoon for ear wax, and a file combined with a pair of tweezers."

1766 British Nécessaire at the Victoria and Albert Museum, London - Curators' comments: "A nécessaire was a luxury object designed to hold a whole range of necessary scent bottles and cosmetic and writing implements for use by a woman of fashion. The contents include five bottles with stoppers, a pencil and an ivory writing tablet, scissors, a mirror, a comb, a brush, toothpicks, a tongue scraper, a bodkin combined with a spoon for ear wax, and a file combined with a pair of tweezers."

Nécessaire, Watchmaker: James Cox  (ca. 1723–1800)  Date: ca. 1770–72  Culture: English (London)  Medium: Case: moss agate, mounted in gold and set with diamonds, rubies, and emeralds; silver; Dial: white enamel, with frame pavé-set with paste jewels

Nécessaire, Watchmaker: James Cox (ca. 1723–1800) Date: ca. 1770–72 Culture: English (London) Medium: Case: moss agate, mounted in gold and set with diamonds, rubies, and emeralds; silver; Dial: white enamel, with frame pavé-set with paste jewels

vintage telephone, blue

vintage telephone, blue

Personal accessory case,  London, England (made), 1766 (made)Artist/Maker: Pratbernon, John (probably, maker) Materials and Techniques: Agate, mounted in gold, with bottles mounted in gold, and implements in silver, ivory, mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell. V

Personal accessory case

Personal accessory case, London, England (made), 1766 (made)Artist/Maker: Pratbernon, John (probably, maker) Materials and Techniques: Agate, mounted in gold, with bottles mounted in gold, and implements in silver, ivory, mother-of-pearl and tortoiseshell. V

Louis Vuitton Writing universe

Louis Vuitton Writing universe

1770-72  nécessaire

1770-72 nécessaire

Amethyst And Diamond Tiara

Amethyst And Diamond Tiara

Writing Set (Nécessaire), c. 1765  England, gold, agate, interior fitted with gold-mounted implements, mirror. © Cleveland Museum of Art

Writing Set (Nécessaire), c. 1765 England, gold, agate, interior fitted with gold-mounted implements, mirror. © Cleveland Museum of Art

Courtier fashion

Courtier fashion

Antique Necessaire ~ Marie Antoinette had something similar to this, for traveling

Antique Necessaire ~ Marie Antoinette had something similar to this, for traveling

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