Sold. Sold. An unusual advertising item in a celluloid tatting (needlework) shuttle promoting Lydia E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound. Reverse side features a picture of Mrs. Pinkham, whose patent medicine was one of the most popular of all time. Look her up. She was quite remarkable. Small print on shuttle says: The Whitehead & Hoag Co., Newark, N.J. Just over 2-3/4 in. long. Very good condition. C. 1910.