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Antique Carved Ivory Canton Tatting Shuttle * C1830

Antique Carved Ivory Canton Tatting Shuttle * C1830
$195.00
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Fab Antique Silver & Ruby Crystal Perfume Bottle * French

Fab Antique Silver & Ruby Crystal Perfume Bottle * French
This gorgeous crystal and silver gilt perfume bottle is one of the highest quality pieces I've ever had. The ruby glass is all hand cut with a faceted design and flowers are engraved over that. The gilded silver bottom and top are both chased with the same flowers. The top makes a half turn to release, a bayonet style closure (you line up the pins with the openings and then twist). The ground glass stopper is a perfect fit and I'm sure is the original. The silver (top and bottom) is stamped with the boar's head hallmarks used on French 800/1000 pure silver. It has the maker's mark for Gaston Bardiés. He worked at 13 rue des Fontaines in Pa...

$395.00




Antique Mother Of Pearl Palais Royal Needle Case * Unusual Seal

Antique Mother Of Pearl Palais Royal Needle Case * Unusual Seal
This lovely French needlecase is carved of mother of pearl and is very high quality. It measures almost 3 3/8" long and has an embossed gilded band at the opening. It has a very unusual enameled gold seal set into the front in lieu of the usually seen pansy. It depicts a flower filled urn and is especially detailed. It has is a fine crack on one side of the sleeve that fits under the top. The condition is otherwise perfect with no chips or other damage and the mother of pearl is very luminous. The top fits on well. The postage shown includes Registered shipping for non US addresses and insured shipping within the US. The Palais Royal...

$390.00




★ Antique Carved Ivory Pin Cushion / Disc * C1850

★ Antique Carved Ivory Pin Cushion / Disc * C1850
This antique carved ivory piece is a pin cushion in disc form. This allowed the pins to be pushed flush into the sides so it wouldn't snag other items in the work bag. This one also has a velvet lined open center on one side so that it could be used as a pin cushion while sitting on a table. The cushion around the sides is dark red silk and is stuck with some old steel pins. The ivory has a small chip in the area surrounding the velvet, but is otherwise perfect. It measures almost 2" in diameter and has a silk ribbon tab at the top. The ivory grain pattern and patina are lovely....

$95.00




Antique Carved Ivory Tape Measure * C1840

Antique Carved Ivory Tape Measure * C1840
This early antique tape measure is carved of ivory and has a nice old patina. The top and sides are beautifully turned. The woven tape is marked in inches and centimeters (starts at 4" & has some staining). The spindle on top turns to rewind the tape and works well. It is in excellent condition with no damage and the natural ivory grain is lovely. It measures 1 1/8" in diameter and almost 1" high....

$65.00




★ Antique Carved Crescents Ivory Needle Case * Circa 1830

★ Antique Carved Crescents Ivory Needle Case * Circa 1830
This lovely antique needle or bodkin case is carved of real ivory and has an all over design of layered crescents. The quality of the carving is excellent, as are the ivory grain and patina. The ends are turned with fine concentric circles. The top has two fine cracks in the top but the condition is otherwise nice and it screws together well. It measures 3 3/4" long and was bought in England....

$65.00




★ Antique Carved Ivory Canton Needle Case * C1830

★ Antique Carved Ivory Canton Needle Case * C1830
This ornate needle case is carved with beautiful detail and it has a lovely old patina and grain pattern. It's decorated with Chinese figures and buildings on a ground of foliage. The top is in the form of a sunflower. It was carved in China in the early 19th century for an English workbox. Aside from a tiny chip at the edge of the top, the condition is excellent with no cracks or other damage and it screws together perfectly. It measures 2 5/8" long. This style of needle case is shown on p. 84 of Nerylla Taunton's book "Antique Needlework Tools and Embroideries"....

$125.00



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