Antique French Silver Gilt Sewing Set C1890 For Sale
French Silver Gilt Sewing Set
lovely sewing set dates from around 1890 and is marked with the boar's
head denoting French 800 grade silver after 1838. It comes in
a gorgeous *faux*bone case which is fitted for each tool and lined in
silk and velvet. The case
is in excellent condition with no cracks or
other damage and has a fancy monogram on the top. The push button catch
works well but can be quite stiff to undo.
The tools are also in excellent condition and comprise a needle case,
scissors and stiletto which are all matching
and original. The thimble and little bodkin are replacements but fit
well. The scissors are sharp and cut well.
buyers please pay
by cheque or PayPal. Overseas buyers please use PayPal.
within 5 days of sale closing.
UK will be by 1st Class Mail Signed For or Special Delivery depending
on value of item.
All overseas by Airmail, Airsure or International Signed For
All overseas items will have sale sale price as declared value for
Customs. All antique items will be
marked accordingly but any duty payable at destination is
responsibility of buyer.
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my description is
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BUT, please ask questions BEFORE you offer and study the photos as they
are part of the item description. As the items I sell are all
genuine antiques they will have wear commensurate with age but any
significant faults or restoration will be disclosed.