Natural History / Animals, Plants & Fossils
Wood, Mother-of-pearl [pinctada maxima], Abalone, Silk, Baize, Bone, Steel, Glass, Silver
112 x 65 x 50 mmOrder this image
Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire
Manicure case - rectangular wooden box covered in mother-of-pearl with abalone shell decoration with bone-lined blue silk lid and blue baize interior. Metal shield on top Metal hinge and lock. Top part opens on the slant. Contains items for a ladies manicure - two pointed steel tools, file and a crochet hook with unmatched mother-of-pearl handles, one pair of scissors, a steel thimble, tweezers and perfume bottle with silver top.