Carved vegetable ivory needle holder
Carved vegetable ivory needle holder

AUD$90.00

1 in stock

Product Description

Carved vegetable ivory needle holder. Item 2118.This needle holder has been turned and carved from a tagua nut which is known as vegetable ivory. Access to the needles can be from either end as both ends screw onto the central barrel. It measures 82 mm ( 3.25 inches) in length, and has a little bit of damage to one end finial. It dates from around 1870.

Carved vegetable ivory needle holder

Carved vegetable ivory needle holder

Carved vegetable ivory needle holder

Carved vegetable ivory needle holder

Additional Information

Weight .2 kg