London, South Kensington
30 October 2007
A German silver-gilt standing sewing compendium
The body part engraved with scrolls on a matted ground, the thimble tip with engraved scalework indentations, unscrewing to reveal a thimble, a cotton bobbin, a powder box, a needlecase, a wax holder and a seal -- 3½ in. (8.8 cm.) high
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