A small flat case used as a handbag.

Ivory with engraved pinchbeck hinge and catch. Contains 12 objects, including a gold thimble, propelling pencil, four pairs of scissors, pair of tweezers, miniature knife, crochet hook, and nail-file.


Professor Bernard Ashmole

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