30 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 688
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 600
A French ivory cased silver-gilt sewing set
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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