Exceptionally Rare Boer War Naval Large Size 14" Sweetheart Pin Cushion Antique
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Exceptionally Rare Boer War Naval Large Size 14" Sweetheart Pin Cushion Antique:
This outstanding Boer War period Naval sweetheart pin cushion measures 370mm (14.5'') x 235mm (9'') excluding tassels and weighs 630 grams. It has a Stevengraph forget me not poem to the top, with a Union Jack to each side, a portrait of a Naval commander to the centre with Queen Alexandra & EdwardVII below flanked by illustrations of a Dreadnought all enhanced with glass bead and sequin work and tassels. It is in good antique condition with a few missing beads and I have taken 12 photos to show a close up of each area. Boer War period sweetheart pin cushions are rare, as are naval anchor shaped versions and this is by far and away the largest anchor I have ever come across. An exceptionally rare and important pin cushion offered at .
International buyers are always welcome to this sale. F.M.O.C. Postage outside the United Kingdom is at cost please contact me for a quote. Due to the recent large increase in UK postage rates I am happy for international buyers to arrange their own collection and domestic buyers to collect in person. Most international postage rates are listed as NOT signed for and NOT insured so if you require either please let me know and I will add it to your invoice. Sadly due to Italy terrible postage system I will always add £5.15 to the postage charge for signed for to ensure it reaches the customer. If the item is listed as " Signed for " on the postage then obviously it is already included. If you have any questions please do contact me. All our items are extremely well packed to save them from damage in transit. If you are not happy with this article based on the information I have provided I will always happily refund minus the cost of any postage. All purchases must be piad for within 3 days of the end of the sale unless agreed otherwise.