Chinese gaming counters or possibly sewing winders for those stray threads in your sewing box. These are all intricately engraved with two birds on one side and a floral motif on the other. These gaming counters are all hand engraved and carved so there are several variations on this theme. They each measure 1 2/16″ long x 1 3/16″ wide approximately. The white mother of pearl has little flashes of greens and pinks. There are sixteen.