• Antique Victorian Carved Bone Scissors w/ Bird Shanks * English * Circa 1890

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Antique Victorian Carved Bone Scissors English * Circa 1890 These interesting antique bone* scissors have carved birds on the pierced shanks supporting the pointed bows. The blades are tight and they were made for cutting paper, which they do very well.  They're in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or other damage and measure 4 3/4" long. A similar pair is shown on color plate 13 (P-73) of Estelle Zalkin's book Thimbles & Sewing Implements. *This item is made of bone from a domestic cow (bovine) and not from an endangered species.
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Antique Victorian Carved Bone Scissors w/ Bird Shanks * English * Circa 1890

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