Antique French Sterling Silver & Gold Vermeil Sewing Set , Original Etui 1850
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Antique French Sterling Silver & Gold Vermeil Sewing Set , Original Etui 1850:
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Today I have a great item for sale, be sure to check out my other sales I always sell interesting and unusual collectables.
AN ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL FRENCH SEWING SET.
A BEAUTIFUL HAND CARVED HIGH QUALITY CASE . THE HINGES ARE DECORATED AND GILT WITH STEEL SCREWS AND CATCH. THE HINGES ARE MARKED ' BREVETE S.G.D.C.' WHICH MEANS IT IS A FRENCH PATENT.
I BELIEVE THE THIMBLE IS SOLID SILVER WITH A GILT FINISH, THERE ARE VERY TINY HALLMARKS WHICH I CANNOT MAKE OUT ON THE THIMBLE THE SCISSORS ARE STEEL WITH BEAUTIFUL GILT HANDLE. I HAVE LOOKED A T A COUPLE OF THESE ON AND THEY ARE THE FRENCH GOLD PLATING ON SILVER IS DESCRIBED AS VERMIEL.
EVERYTHING ABOUT THIS LOVELY ITEM SCREAMS QUALITY. IT SEEMS IN UNUSED CONDITION AND IS ABSOLUTELY MINT, NO CRACKS OR DAMAGE ON CASE, SCISSORS SHARP AND POINTS GOOD. THIMBLE HAS NO HOLES, CATCH WORKS WELL
I BELIEVE THE SET DATES FROM AROUND 1850.
MEASURES 10CM X 4.3CM
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