This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

A most unusual pear wood needle case in the form of a miniature cricket bat, having a hollow handle bound in thread, that pulls out to reveal a vacant circular full length interior. The whole has a pale colour and retains a patination.


English Circa 1880


9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) Wide 2 in. (5 cm.) Deep

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