This is a French hair comb from the 16th century. It is made out of boxwood and has remains of turtle shell.
This comb is English, from the 12th century and in amazingly good shape. The combs often had ornate carvings of birds or scenes For more info go to www.facebook.com/jillbarnettbooks
This French travelling set of cutlery, dating from the second half of the 16th century contains a knife with pointed blade for skewering meat, an early fork and a skewer. Cutlery set | V&A Search the Collections
A FRENCH GOTHIC GILT METAL MOUNTED IVORY CASKET PROBABLY 14TH CENTURY the gilt metal hinged straps terminating in fleurs-de-lis, the handle attached with florette-shaped bosses, a lock and hinged clasp on the front, formerly on four feet, now lacking. height 1 1/2 in.; width 4 5/8 in.; depth 2 3/8 in. 3.8 cm; 11.7 cm; 6 cm
Wax tablets - for Eric. Royal Library of Belgium: Department of Manuscripts
Casket,14th century,French,14th century. Ivory with metal mounts.
French or Spanish chest in wood lined with engraved leather, 16th Cent. Brass fittings. Inside lined with sacking
Mirror, third quarter of 17th century; English; Satin worked with silk, chenille, purl, shells, wood, beads, mica, bird feathers, coral; detached buttonhole variations, long-and-short, satin, couching stitches, and knots [1st of two pins]
Museum Quality French or Spanish bronze mortar, c.1580!