French folk art sailors Valentine C.1900
A wonderful French folk art sailors Valentine C.1900.
Made from a large shell, with an anchor in the middle and a tiny picture of a ship in the centre. The ribbons have the months of the year printed on them along with Arabic coins attached at the end.
Made by or for sailors to bring home as a gift for their lovers.
The shell measures 15cm H x 10cm W, with a total drop of 25cm.