Vintage Antique German Sewing Etui - Sterling Silver Tools Thimble Scissors, Etc For Sale
Exquisite Collector's Piece
This Victorian Era Antique Hand Painted Sewing Kit is amazing in its detail. Collected in Paris at Marche Paul Bert, it is stated to be from Germany originally.
The case is hand painted. The artwork is stunning and colors are magnificently bright and vibrant. This has been well cared for. It's quite handsome in every way, showing traces of wear commensurate with age.
Measurements are 15 cm length by 11 cm side width by 3 cm of depth. Push button closure appears as brass, opens and closes fairly. The interior of the etui is lined with silk (buffer fabric) that is edged with a chenille trim and Royal blue velvet. The mirror is original in place in good condition.
Each tool incorporates the lovely silver design in repousse or etching. Implements are all stunningly designed in Silver.
Approximate measurements include:
About 12 cm In Overall Length
Thimble Measures About 2.5 cm In Height,
Diameter Of About 1.8 cm (Marked On Top For Sterling)
Stiletto/Awl Measures About 9.5 cm In Overall
ETUI/Needle Case Measures About 8.5 cm In Overall Length
Bodkin/Darning Needle Measures 7.5 cm In Overall Length
Measures 12 cm In Overall Length
An exquisite addition to your collection.
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