A gorgeous little ACORN carved from vegetable ivory. The Victorians were very keen on these and they often held spices and some actually worked also as graters.This one is we think a THIMBLE CASE. A lovely little piece of Victorian Treen measuring just 2 1/2" in length.
At Molloy's of Milford Antiques Centre, Auckland, New Zealand
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