A fabulous antique treen knitting sheath in the shape of a ships tiller, beautifully carved from mahogany. On the front is the carved motto' REMEMBER ME' framed edges in a carved rope decoration. To oneside is carved foliage and anchor, heart and the date 1876. To the otherside is carved foliage, anchor, heart and the initials MT. The underside is plain with a cavity to put your finger in to steer the tiller.
It measures 17cm l x 2cm w.