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Thread winders

Object Number: 
1977.33a-g
Date: 
1820-1870
Medium: 
Mother of pearl
Dimensions: 
overall (largest): 1 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 3.5 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Group of seven mother of pearl thread winders in various shapes and designs; two are rectangular and monogramed "JL", three are rounded and monogramed "RL", one is round and decorated with two birds at the center, one is fish shaped.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Laura Dayton Denby
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group