A needle case/holder in the shape of a closed umbrella. The carved wood body of the case is fitted with a handle, tip, and center ring from caved bone. The case open and closes with a turning motion. Nice collector's piece.
English Circa 1880
Measuring 4 ¼" from tip to end.
Condition Report, The case opens and closes easily. Small chip in the wood body near the bone ring and a few normal age cracks in the bone fittings.
Ref. # 2090068