Manicure Implement - Metal & Mother of Pearl Handle

Unknown Maker
Production date
Circa 1890
The handle part is decoratively carved mother of Pearl Shell. Between the handle and the main insturment metal part is a metal band. The instrument part is made of metal, descending in diameter size from the metal band until gradually coming to a very sharp pointed end.
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Production date
Circa 1890
Metal and Mother of Pearl
Length: 90mm Width: 11mm (at widest part)
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Department collection type
Credit line
Collection of Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato
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