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Large Antique Palais Royal Mother Of Pearl Snowflake Thread Winder * Circa 1820 For Sale
Royal Mother of Pearl Snowflake Thread Winder
French silk winder is beautifully carved and unusually large.It's
of mother of
pearl and measures 2 1/8" in diameter.
It was carved in
France in the early 19th century for a Palais Royal work
would love to have seen the set it came from. This is a true snowflake
style winder with delicate pierced stars and engraved circles and
feathering on both sides.
is excellent with no chips, cracks or other damage. A
very similar one (though smaller) is shown on p. 47 of Nerylla
Taunton's book Antique
Needlework Tools and Embroideries.
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Large Antique Palais Royal Mother Of Pearl Snowflake Thread Winder * Circa 1820: $335