19th C Victorian Leather Bound Lady's Companion - Sewing Set Etui - Prayer Book For Sale
19th C Victorian Leather Bound Lady's Companion - Sewing Set Etui - Prayer Book
19th century, Victorian, Lady's Companion.
The sewing etui is book shaped, in red leather with gilt tooling.
Inside the etui are a pair of scissors, a bodkin, a pencil, and a book of Common Prayer. There is also a fitting to hold a thimble.
This etui has been personalised and used - it's uncommon to have one with a prayer book inside, yet it fits the 'book' very well. The book is well used, in poor/fair condition.
The etui measures approx 4 inches x 2 1/2 inches.
Condition; there are marks on the leather - some of the marks look like where it's been held in the hand. scuffs to the corners.
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