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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    A Russian parcel-gilt casket

    MAKER I.S.L. IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW 1886

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Russian parcel-gilt casket
    MAKER I.S.L. IN CYRILLIC, MOSCOW 1886
    Rectangular on four button feet, the base pierced and moulded to resemble a draped cloth, the hinged cover with applied folded cloth with a thimble, a pair of scissors and a cotton reel applied to the cloth, gilt interior -- 5¼ in. (13.5 cm.) wide


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