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The Silverstein Collection

November 5, 2007 – November 6, 2007

Lot #678
Temp #00100
DepartmentEtuis & Sewing Tools
Sold For $700.00   (hammer price)
 $805.00   (price including buyer's premium)
Last Updated November 6, 2007

Description

FIFTEEN NEEDLECASES AND IMPLEMENTS 18th and 19th Century
Needlecases consist of one carved red coral, two petite mother-of-pearl, one carved mother-of-pearl (central oval decoration missing), one bone umbrella-form, one carved ivory containing two ivory needles, three carved ivory, one carved ivory sans top, three petite bone, and one gilt metal. Together with a mother-of-pearl flat needle and an ivory gauge.

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