Fantastic Georgian 18ct Gold Sewing Thread Waxer Rare Antique 15g Not Scrap
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Fantastic Georgian 18ct Gold Sewing Thread Waxer Rare Antique 15g Not Scrap:
A fantastic , rare and fine antique 18ct gold sewing thread . Solid 18ct gold outer sleeve containing a block of wax with 18ct gold ends . Exceptional quality antique 19th century thread waxer . Detailed floral engraving in panels . Late Georgian period c 1830. The finest I have seen. Tested for at least 18ct gold. Approx 23mm long with a gross weight of15.3 grams . I have not dismantled to find the exact weight of 18ct gold but it is of good gauge and not a flimsy sleeve , the outer solid 18ct gold sleeve weighs 8.3 grams.Exceptionally rare and offered with .
I am selling an 18ct gold pin cushion this week of a similar design and would be happy to combine postage.