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An unusual childs knitting sheath having been inscribed with " Jane 8 yeares". Note the spelling. X decoration and near the top bone inlay with X decoration. Cross decoration was used as a sign of protection against evil.

Note its dated 1793 on the bone along with the initials JH.

It measures 19.5cm l x 1.2cm d

Antique Treen Knitting Sheath - Childs 8 years old

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