Georgian Sterling Silver Filigree Needle Case, Ca. 1800


Georgian Sterling Silver Filigree Needle Case, Ca. 1800

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Georgian Sterling Silver Filigree Needle Case, Ca. 1800:
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Georgian Sterling Silver Filigree Needle Case, ca. 1800

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Late eighteenth or early nineteenth century sterling silver filigree two part needle case. Like most English filigree sewing items of this era it is not hallmarked but tests as sterling. A very nice example for its age with only very minimal loss or damage to the filigree work. Approx. 6.6 cm from end to end; weighs 12.1 grams.

This type of filigree work was used on a range of sewing items such as thimbles and novelty compendia - known as 'Birmingham Toys' - which incorporated thimbles, scent bottles, tape measures, pin cushions and seals. It is believed that these items were made in Birmingham by Italian immigrants and their families.


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SHIPPING UK: Royal Mail First Class: £3.50; Special Delivery £6.50. Overseas / Non-UK: Standard Airmail: £3.50. Royal Mail Signed For £9.00. I am happy to combine costs for multiple purchases within the same week. Items will be dispatched as soon as possible after receipt of payment - often within 24 hours.



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Georgian Sterling Silver Filigree Needle Case, Ca. 1800:
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