43cm Rare Pair Of Georgian Carved Hand Faux Ivory Back / Wig Scratchers
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43cm Rare Pair Of Georgian Carved Hand Faux Ivory Back / Wig Scratchers:
43cm Rare Pair Of Georgian Carved Hand faux Ivory Back / Wig Scratchers
Description :On offer is a rare pair of well carved Georgian back scratchers (although I have also heard them referred to as wig scratchers). The ends are carved as hands in faux ivory, and are well done, with finger nails pointed no doubt to aid the scratching. The long and slender handles are of a dark hard wood, possibly mahogany or rosewood and the ends have a carved faux ivory ball finial, which is pierced to enble them to he hung. Fine and unusual antique pieces, approximately 200 years old. One old small chip to the little finger on one of the hands. Please refer to photos (all of which enlarge). Dimensions : 43cm (17") in length.
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