Seller: elegant.arts (20,708) 100%, Location: Midlothian, Virginia, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 253954178646 Antique Carved Bone Parasol / Umbrella Needle Case English * Circa 1890 The parasol was a very popular form for Victorian needle cases. This one is carved from bone* and measures 3 3/4" long. The condition is excellent and it screws together well. *This item is made of bone from a domestic cow (bovine) and not from an endangered species. I stand behind everything that I offer and guarantee that it is exactly as presented. ** Full Insurance is included in the low shipping price for all of my auctions. ** I accept payment through PayPal, eBay or a check. Join with others who love thimbles & needlework tools Join Thimble Collectors International Despite the name, this organization is for people who collect needlework tools And thimbles. It's the largest collectors group in the world focusing on these wonderful little pieces of history. The membership benefits are outstanding. They have a convention every two years where you'll have a chance to attend great programs and meet others sharing your interests. You will receive an excellent quarterly magazine, the "Bulletin". The member's sections of the website have dozens of research articles, hundreds of fake and repro items to beware of and price guides. There is also a chat room where you can ask questions and get expert feedback about your collection. Check them out today at thimblecollectors dot com. Condition: Excellent condition. Please be sure to scroll down to see the description and larger photos.