charming handmade needle book was stitched on perforated card
It has been nicely worked in shades of blue on the back and front.
It has a blue silk interior with
matching ribbon tie. The ribbon is quite fragile and fraying.The
flannel pages appear original and
have a few small moth holes. The condition of the sampler is excellent.
It measures 4¼" x 3½" and
dates from the mid 19th century. Similar examples of this type of work
can be seen on pages 183-185
of Nerylla Taunton's book, Antique
Needlework Tolls & Embroideries.
buyers please pay
by cheque or PayPal. Overseas buyers please use PayPal.
within 5 days of sale closing.
UK will be by 1st Class Mail Signed For or Special Delivery depending
on value of item.
All overseas by Airmail, Airsure or International Signed For
All overseas items will have sale sale price as declared value for
Customs. All antique items will be
marked accordingly but any duty payable at destination is
responsibility of buyer.
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guarantee every item and will refund total sale price & postage
my description is
inaccurate. If for any other reason
you wish to return an item I will only refund sale price, not
postage. Please contact me before leaving response
if you have any queries with your purchase as I am very proud of my
100% 5* response and will do everything possible
to resolve any issues.
BUT, please ask questions BEFORE you offer and study the photos as they
are part of the item description. As the items I sell are all
genuine antiques they will have wear commensurate with age but any
faults or restoration will be disclosed.