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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 69

    Four various German silver and brass sewing compendiums

    ALL TWENTIETH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Four various German silver and brass sewing compendiums
    ALL TWENTIETH CENTURY
    Comprising: a silver and guilloche enamelled example; two brass and guilloche enamelled examples and a silver example engraved with foliage, each with detachable thimble and containing a combination needle holder and cotton bobbin -- 2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm.) (4)


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