silver plated ear tubes, Art nouveau design.
A pair of silver plated ear tubes of art nouveau design in original case, Circa 1910 and unsigned. Ear tubes were used to overcome blocked or narrow ear canals and were usually made in silver or silver plate. This rarely seen organic form dates to the early 20th century. They come in their original fitted satin and velvet lined leatherette case bordered with a gilt design. Measurements box 5,5 x 5, x 2,5 cm.