Mysterious object

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meyrink
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Mysterious object

Postby meyrink » Mon Aug 31, 2020 10:42 am

Hello.

Do you know what is this object for? Total mystery for me.

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AG2012
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Re: Mysterious object

Postby AG2012 » Mon Aug 31, 2020 11:36 am

Hi,
Victorian vesta/snuff case by Henry William Dee,London.Registered 1867.
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meyrink
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Re: Mysterious object

Postby meyrink » Mon Aug 31, 2020 1:22 pm

Thank you. But what is the saw-toothed part for? There was an opinion, that it is a sewing tool for cutting threads... :)

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Re: Mysterious object

Postby AG2012 » Mon Aug 31, 2020 2:27 pm

Yes,looks like yarn cutter and needle case.


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