Antique Miniature Doll's Sewing Etui * French * Circa 1860


Antique Miniature Doll's Sewing Etui * French * Circa 1860

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Antique Miniature Doll's Sewing Etui * French * Circa 1860:
$1,285


Etui112

Antique Miniature Doll's Sewing Etui

French * Circa 1860

This miniature antique etui is in a wedge shaped gold embossed leatherette case and is fitted inside with tiny tools for a lucky little girl's doll. It is lined in the original silk and velvet and the little carved tools are all original. Included are a needle case, bodkin, stiletto, thimble and gilded scissors. The tools are all in excellent condition with no damage. The needle case opens and the scissors open and close.

The case is also in nice condition and closes well with a flip up brass clasp. The embossed paper that it's covered with has separated at the back but is intact inside so the top is still attached. It would be easy to reinforce at the back with black tape or paper. It measures 1 7/8" long by 1 3/8" wide (at the widest point).It was once in the collection of Diane Pelham Burn and this is the piece that was photographed for the top plate (left) on p. 40 of her book Sew Precious, Children's Needlework Tools & Dolls' Sewing Tools.


I stand behind everything that I offer and guarantee that it is exactly as presented.

** Full Insurance is included in the low shipping price for all of my sales. **

Click on the button below for the details.

** Illustrated newsletters available on Antique Sewing Tools **

If you would like to be on my mailing list and receive the newsletters, email me at cmmeacham on AOL or visit my Elegantarts website to download them.

Pay me securely with any major credit card through PayPal!




.

On Apr-26-13 at 21:38:48 PDT, seller added the following information:


cmmeacham Store


Antique Miniature Doll's Sewing Etui * French * Circa 1860:
$1,285

Buy Now



Antique Vtg Black Cat Ribbon Cameo Rick Rack Blanket Binding Pretty Label 1920s picture
Antique Vtg Black Cat Ribbon Cameo Rick Rack Blanket Binding Pretty Label 1920s


Antique Wood Bobbin Spools Industrial Revolution Age Power Loom Machine Parts picture
Antique Wood Bobbin Spools Industrial Revolution Age Power Loom Machine Parts


Vintage Old Silver Tone Bell Sewing Kit With Thimble And Thread Holder Austrian  picture
Vintage Old Silver Tone Bell Sewing Kit With Thimble And Thread Holder Austrian


Wood Sock Darner With Sterling Silver Handle. 4 Oz Of Silver  picture
Wood Sock Darner With Sterling Silver Handle. 4 Oz Of Silver


Lot Vtg Fabric Un-used Quilt Top Squares Blocks & Stitch Pieces Enough For Quilt picture
Lot Vtg Fabric Un-used Quilt Top Squares Blocks & Stitch Pieces Enough For Quilt


Victorian Black Mourning Tassel Passmenterie Goth Gothic picture
Victorian Black Mourning Tassel Passmenterie Goth Gothic