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Knitting sheath

Object Number: 
Z.1809
Date: 
1775-1825
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 x 3/4 in. ( 22.9 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Turned and carved wooden tapered hexagonal knitting sheath; acanthus leaves finial; body carved with five stories of archways; lower third decorated with a geometric design; heart-shaped tip at base.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group