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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

    A French ivory cased silver-gilt sewing set

    CIRCA 1850

    Price Realised  

    A French ivory cased silver-gilt sewing set
    CIRCA 1850
    Comprising: a needlecase, a thimble, a pair of scissors, a penknife and a propelling pencil, each piece engraved with flowerheads against an engine-turned ground -- the oval case 4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) wide


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