Metal, mother of pearl, metal
overall (longest): 4 3/8 x 1/2 x 1/4 in. ( 11.1 x 1.3 x 0.6 cm ) overall (widest): 3 7/8 x 1/4 in. ( 9.8 x 0.6 cm )
Mark: stamped at hinge of scissors: "J D / SHEFFIELD"
Set of five personal accessory tools including pair of metal scissors, a button hook, a crochet hook, an awl, and a pocket knife; the two hooks, and awl have mother of pearl handles, the pocket knife is encased in mother of pearl.
This sewing set was given to Emily Braem Warren by her godmother, Mrs. Henri Braem (nee Emily Bridge).
Gift of Emily B. Warren, 1959
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