An unusual antique treen knitting sheath in the shape of a unicorn with carved mane and tail. The whole for the needle represents the horn. The back of the sheath has a date 1803 and has the initials LT.


A very similar one is illustrated in Dr Ian McFeeters book on knitting sheaths and sticks.

It measures 23cm l x 5cm h x 1.5cm d.

Antique Treen Unicorn Knitting Sheath