S/2324 Antique Treen 19th Century Steel Pricker in a Lignum Vitae Case
A good quality and finely made steel pricker housed in a lignum vitae two section turned case. The top, having a turned and ball finial, unscrews with a very fine wood thread to withdraw the steel pricker, which is within a brass collared tapered stem. The whole retains a patination.
5¼ in. (13.5 cm.) Wide
¾ in. (2 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820