Wooden Leech Jar. 19th century

Wooden Leech Jar. 19th century

Code: 10390


W: 15cm (5.9")H: 21cm (8.3")


Possibly Unique, English 19th Century Lignum Vitae Leech Jar, unrecorded in Pinto,Thomas,shepherd and Levi.

Turned Lignum Jar with historic painted word "Leeches" and "X, P, 8 & 2" on side.

Dead leech contained therein.

Detachable lid/stopper not lignum but definitely original.

This is possibly the only known example in treen.