ASSORTED EAPG - RUBY-STAINED TOOTHPICK HOLDERS, LOT OF 11, colorless, some with souvenir lettering, including a Bead and Scroll, a Scalloped Swirl, a Box-in-Box, a Zipper Slash, a Bead Swag, a Zanesville, and a Sunk Honeycomb/Corona example. Fourth quarter 19th/early 20th century. 2 1/4" to 3" H.
Virtually undamaged, several with expected highpoint wear, one or two with heavier wear or minor flakes to pattern, Scalloped Swirl with a bruise to base/well, one undescribed example with a chip to underside of base.
Provenance: From the collection of the late Ed Kleppinger of New Orleans, LA.