• Jewels and Watches: The Dubai  auction at Christies

    Sale 7894

    Jewels and Watches: The Dubai Sale

    28 April 2010, Jumeirah Emirates Towers Hotel

  • Lot 60

    A LADY'S ANTIQUE NECESSAIRE

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    A LADY'S ANTIQUE NECESSAIRE
    Comprising six pieces, each mounted with bloodstone panels and fine enamel detail to the pearl accents, including an 'aide memoire', a vanity jar, a sewing kit, a pocket-knife, and a bookmark, with associated thimble, each within a velvet tray, circa 1850, aide memoire 8.5cmx5.5cm, vanity jar 5.5cm, sewing kit 6.5cmx4.5cm, thimble 2.5cm long, pocket-knife 2.5cm long, bookmark 9.5cm long (6)


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