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Ornate Antique Ivory Tambour / Crochet Hook * C1820

Ornate Antique Ivory Tambour / Crochet Hook * C1820
$165.00
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Antique Dieppe Carved Ivory Needle Case * C1800

Antique Dieppe Carved Ivory Needle Case * C1800
This wonderful ivory needle case was all hand carved by the famous carvers of Dieppe, France in the late 18th or early 19th century. It is carved all around with grapes and grape vines. Fine beading is around the top, bottom and middle. It screws together perfectly. The fineness and detail are outstanding and the patina and ivory grain are lovely. The condition is excellent with no chips, cracks or other damage. There isn't the tiniest chip in the delicately carved leaves and fruit. It measures 3 5/8" long. Nerylla Taunton shows a variety of Dieppe carved sewing pieces on p. 80 of her book "Antique Needlework Tools and Embroideries"....

$325.00




Antique French Ivory Cased Silver Gilt Sewing Etui * C1860

Antique French Ivory Cased Silver Gilt Sewing Etui * C1860
The elegant tools in this French necessaire are nestled into the precisely carved out interior of the nicely shaped case, carved from a solid piece of real ivory. The matching pieces are all silver with rose gold gilding and engraved with the classical '4 penny spot' design. The set consists of scissors, needlecase, stiletto, bodkin and thimble. Everything fits the case perfectly and it's obvious they all belong there. The tools all have the boar's head hallmarks used on Parisian silver from 1838. The needle case & thimble also have the maker's mark for Charles Beugnot, a specialist in necessaries. He registered his mark in 1851 and worked ...

$900.00




Antique Carved Ivory Crochet Hook w/ Loose Rings * C1860

Antique Carved Ivory Crochet Hook w/ Loose Rings * C1860
This pretty little crochet hook is carved of real ivory. The top is carved with a beautifully turned design and there are four tiny ivory rings that slide around as you move it. The condition is excellent with no chips, cracks or other damage and it was purchased in England. It measures 5 1/4" long and has nice ivory grain and patina. The hook is intact and is about the same size as a modern or European size 1.8 mm....

$95.00




Antique Carved Ivory C Style Winding Clamp * C1820

Antique Carved Ivory C Style Winding Clamp * C1820
This antique C shaped clamp is hand carved of ivory and has a lovely old patina and grain pattern. It has been engraved with very fine turned designs on the C. The spool on top spins freely and removes when the finial on top is unscrewed. Aside from some surface chips on the outer rims on the C, the condition is excellent with no cracks or other damage. It measures about 5" tall (with the screw half way in as shown)....

$100.00




Antique Carved Ivory C Style Pincushion Clamp * C1820

Antique Carved Ivory C Style Pincushion Clamp * C1820
This beautiful antique clamp is hand carved of real ivory and has a lovely old patina and grain pattern. It's English and dates to the early 19th century. The sides are in a C form and the screw has a fat turned knob. The top has a red velvet pincushion. Other than a repaired crack at the base of the pincushion, the condition is excellent with no chips or other damage. The cushion is intact and the screw screws down tightly and holds for the entire length. It measures 4 1/2" tall (with the screw half way in as shown) and the 'C' is 2 1/4" wide. This clamp is shown in plate 75 of Sylvia Groves' book "The History of Needlework Tool And A...

$145.00




Antique Carved Ivory Canton Pin Cushion Clamp * C1820

Antique Carved Ivory Canton Pin Cushion Clamp * C1820
This little antique clamp is made of ivory and deeply hand carved with Canton style floral and landscape designs. The original rose silk pincushion sits on the top. The silk is deteriorating but the cushion below is intact & sturdy. This style of clamp was made in China for English export in the early 19th century. The condition is excellent with no chips, cracks or other damage and the screw holds securely. It measures about 3" tall with the screw half way in as shown. Similar clamps are shown on p. 84 of Nerylla Taunton's book "Antique Needlework Tools and Embroideries"....

$90.00



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