Antique 17thc Birch Knitting Sheath
Antique 17thc Birch Knitting Sheath
Antique 17thc Birch Knitting Sheath
Antique 17thc Birch Knitting Sheath
Antique 17thc Birch Knitting Sheath

Antique 17thc Birch Knitting Sheath

c. 1660 to c. 1680 Friesland

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A rare survival from the 17thc is this beautifully "chip" carved Birch Knitting Sheath...as you can see the carver has really shown his skill, with roundels , swirls, and floral designs...and on top of that he has put his initials or his intended, "IF" on the finial...wonderful!

Friesland. C1660-80.
Private collection.
Dimensions
Height 7.00 inch (17.78 cm)
Width 1.30 inch (3.30 cm)
Depth 0.60 inch (1.52 cm)
Medium
Birch
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