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WWI Prisoner of War Fish Bone Vertebrae Tea Set
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WWI Prisoner of War Fish Bone Vertebrae Tea Set

Miniature hand painted and carved fish vertebrae Tea Set made by a First World War British Prisoner of War. Including glass display cloche and it’s original wooden box and cotton wool padding. Tea pot size: 2.2 cm high, 4.5 cm wide. A very rare Museum worthy piece-another example can be seen in The National Museums of Scotland and another exhibited at the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Headquarters in Geneva.

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Width29cm (11″)
Height19cm (7″)
Depth16cm (6″)
Reference No.MX2U2

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