S/2855 Antique Treen 19th Century Fruitwood Fish Head Knitting Sheath
A tactile fruitwood fish head knitting sheath, having an open mouth and carved line decoration. It has a hole behind the head for the cow band (apron string) and a needle hole on the tail. The whole has a good rich colour and patination.
6 in. (15 cm.) Wide
1¼ in. (3 cm.) Deep
English Circa 1830