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Chinese Antique Pair of Silver and Enamel Nail Guards

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Enamel: Pre 1900: Item # 1167675
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Antique pair of silver and enamel finger nail guards, worn by wealthy ladies to protect their long finger nails and show that they did not need to work with their hands, made all of pierced repouse silver and decorated with motifs of birds, flowers and fruit, 19th century. Size: 3 1/4" long