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The Silverstein Collection

November 5, 2007 – November 6, 2007

Lot #690
Temp #00096
DepartmentEtuis & Sewing Tools
Sold For $350.00   (hammer price)
 $402.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 6, 2007

Description

FIFTEEN IVORY AND BONE SEWING ACCESSORIES
Together with seventeen bone and ivory buttons. Accessories consist of two ivory crochet hooks, ivory gauge, ivory thimble, child's ivory thimble, bone-handled reeling pin, carved bone partial case, bone tatting shuttle, two ivory tatting shuttles, engraved ivory needle-book, ornamental stiletto handle, pierced carved and decorated ivory yard measure (missing pincushions), part of a carved bone etui (?), and two engraved bone cases.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.
 

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