An Unusual Ormolu Card Holder
This ormolu shell shaped piece is mounted on a
lattice type base. It reminds one of a similar piece where the shell top is
mounted on top of a figurine and was used as a "Calling Card Holder". This
piece could be used in the same manner.
Measurements: 1/2"h. x 1-3/4"w.
Circa: 19th Century