This working hourglass charm is virtually identical to
the one in My Mother's Charms! (Maxine's Bracelet, page 80.) The sand is sealed inside a glass capsule.
Turn it upside down and the sand runs to the the other side, just like a
16.4mm (0.65in.) tall excluding the bail. Weight 2.1 grams.
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