Posts tagged “Hallmarks”

JUN
18
2014

Tussie Mussie-Posy Holders

By mwilcox

Silvertussie

This odd looking item is a “Tussie Mussie” or "Posy Holder." The term Tussie-Mussie dates back to the 1400s, the name "tussle" coming from an old English word for a nosegay. Most we see today are Victorian examples, an era when these small...

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