Vintage Bone Umbrella Needle Holder and Crochet Hook with fist (figa)
The arm below the fist unscrews to reveal the needle holder. The clenched fist is often a symbol for good luck. We don't know the country of origin, but the item has wear consistent with being old. It could be made of bone but it has characteristics of. Other beige organic material that was used to make items such as this.The fist has a hole in it. This was probable not for use as a pendent, but could have hung from a Chatelaine. The overall condition is very good.
But two of the notches at the top of the umbrella holder are chipped. 15/16 and the width is almost 1/2 in the widest spot.This is a sewing item that in this configuration might well be unique. The item "Vintage Bone Umbrella Needle Holder and Crochet Hook with fist (figa)" is in sale since Saturday, February 27, 2016. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\North American\Fenton". The seller is "farrahs_treasure_chest" and is located in Clinton Township, Michigan.
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