Gorgeous Antique Mother Of Pearl Thread Winder * English * Circa 1850 For Sale
Mother Of Pearl Thread Winder
* Circa 1850
wonderful antique silk
carved of mother of pearl in a scooped edge rectangular shape.
Both sides are engraved and have star designs in the center.
thick and solid and
in excellent condition with no chips, cracks or other damage. The
pearl is very luminous and it
measures 1 7/8" by 1 1/2".It
was once in the collection of Diane Pelham Burn and this is the piece
was photographed in the top plate on p. 20 of her excellent book Thread Winders, A Collector's
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Gorgeous Antique Mother Of Pearl Thread Winder * English * Circa 1850: $115