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The Silverstein Collection

November 5, 2007 – November 6, 2007

Lot #679
Temp #00149
DepartmentEtuis & Sewing Tools
Sold For $650.00   (hammer price)
 $747.50   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 6, 2007

Description

TWENTY-FIVE STERLING SILVER AND SILVER PLATED SEWING ITEMS
Mostly related to needlework. Scallop shell-form fold-out needlecase marked Patent Wavery & Son, Redditch, petite sterling silver needlecase dated 1849, metal needlecase marked Alpacca containing two stilettos and a threadwinder, yard measure, two thimbles (one with untraced maker's mark), sterling tatting shuttle, three stilettos, sterling silver column-form needlecase with ten numbered covered openings, silver handle with marks for Joseph Taylor (Birmingham, c. 1814), needlecase, silver plated match case, sterling silver needle, seam knife, and nine other odd items.

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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