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    Antique SPANISH WALNUT Miniature Sewing Implements Etui Box
Price: $825.00 USD
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Antique Spanish outfitted Walnut Sewing Etui with miniature implements. Walnut is approx. 1 3/4 inches. Brass mounting with 6 implements. Thimble, scissors, needle, etui case, Stiletto and shell knife fit perfectly and so I am assuming they are original. Clasp closes tightly Small old stable crack to case
   
 
   
    Antique Spanish WALNUT MINIATURE Sewing Implements Etui Case
Price: $795.00 USD
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Antique Spanish outfitted Walnut Sewing Etui with miniature implements. Walnut is approx. 1 1/2 inches. Bronze mounting with 5 implements. Thimble, scissors, needle, etui and stiletto fit perfectly and so I am assuming they are original. Clasp closes tightly Small old stable crack to case
   
 
   
    Antique English Figural PORCELAIN ARM w/ Hand Holding Grapes Needle Case
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Price: $495.00 USD
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Antique English Figural Porcelain Arm with Gloved hand holding a Bunch of Grapes. Approx.3/4 by 3 1/4 inches tall. Charming.. White porcelain cuff with black lacy glove and pinkish fingers holding the sumptuous Grape Bunch. Etched cap for the needles. Overall in very good condition with no seen chips or cracks. Colors are all very good I have recently purchased a collection of 18th and early 19th C English Enamels from a Going out of Business Antique Dealer. She had this priced at $1175.
   
 
   
    Antique Viennese Enamel Sterling Silver Scissors Thimble SEWING ETUI
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Price: $495.00 USD
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Antique Austrian Viennese enamel Sterling Silver Sewing etui Approx. 3/4 by 2 1/4 inches. Marked Sterling and Austrian Hallmark Beautiful light blue enamel work with floral sprays. Top opens to become the thimble with a Green Bubble glass cap. Thread tree pulls out with room for 3 small spools. Cap pulls out to reveal the scissors...which are still sharp enough to cut paper.. Have not found one in a long time and this piece is amazing. Very good condition ..Fits together beautifully
   
 
   
    Antique French Palais Royal OPALINE EGG Carriage Sewing Etui
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Price: $945.00 USD
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Antique French Palais Royal Ormolu Horse Drawn Opaline Egg Sewwing Etui. Approx. 2 3/4 by 5 1/2 inches. Implements from 1 to 1 3/4 inches. On an Alabaster base, 2 Horse drawn Egg carriage. Egg is outfitted with 5 implements including: scissors, thimble, stiletto needle case and Needle threader. So hard to find and in wonderful condition. Implements appear to be a set with only a small chip to tip of Needle threader
   
 
   
    Antique 1800's MINIATURE WALNUT with 5 Implements Outfitted Sewing Box Etui
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Price: $945.00 USD
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Antique Outfitted Walnut with 5 Accessories Sewing Etui. Approx. 1 1/4 by 1 1/2 by 1 3/4 inches. Implements are approx. 1 inch. I have not come accross a good one of these in a long while as most a cherished possessions in Collections. Walnut is in wonderful condition with interior silk lid lining and base with cut out velvet for the implements. Bronze engraved mountings. Includes: thimble, needlecase, needle, scissors and stiletto. Not marked, Wonderful condition....rare
   
 
   
    Antique 1810 English Rosewood SEWING PIANO Music Box Implements Necessaire
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Price: $1,650.00 USD
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1810 English Rosewood Sewing Box in the form of a piano with working music Box and implements. Approx. 6 by 7 by 12 inches. Purchased from Shreve Grump & Low Co. Spinet piano style with gilt bronze musical plaques and escutcheon. Interior opens to a mirrored interior lid. Box with original satin cover with chenille. Red velvet with silver bullion compartmented base for implements. Includes 3 original chenille lined mirrors and area of velvet and silver pin cushion. Silver marked needle case, 2 stilettoes, 2 prs. scissors, thimble and perfume bottle. All fit well excpet for the MOP handle stiletto. Wonderful old teeth style music box with original key and plays beautifully Original key for Box. Fabulous condition...over 200 years old..Mirrored lid is cracked and broken in corner...could be easily replaced. I have had a hard time finding wonderful sewing items and this is a treasure
   
 
   
    1860 German Porcelain Baby Bunting Figural NEEDLE CASE Etui
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Price: $595.00 USD
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Antique , circa 1860 German porcelain Baby Bunting Needle Case Etui. Approx. 4 1/2 inches tall by i 1 inch across. These are so charming and becoming harder and harder to find. Sweet face swaddled in the bunting with green and lavender paint. Latch in good working order. Interior for your favorite old needles. Very good condition, no chips or cracks and good paint
   
 
   
    Palais Royal French WALNUT SEWING Etui 6 Implements Cranberry Perfume
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Price: $1,250.00 USD
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Antique French Palais Royal walnut Sewing Etui with 6 Miniature Implements. Walnut is approx. 1 1/2 by 2 inches and implements are approx. 1 inch. Walnut in lovely condition with gold gilt trim. Interior is red silk and red velvet. Gold gilt implements include: Stiletto Scissors Needle case Thimble Needle Cased Cranberry Glass Scent bottle with gilt cap. All original to etui and in very good condition. Harder and harder to find...
   
 
   
    Antique STERLING Silver SEWING Box Etui 8 Implements
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Price: $575.00 USD
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Antique Victorian Sterling silver Continental Leather Sewing box outfitted with 8 implements. Box is approx. 5 1/4 inches and outfitted in red velvet. Owners though the set to be German. Implements include: Scissors with sheath Thimble with coral stone and gold gilt interior...could be a replacement Fabulous tape measure Pocket pen knife Tweezer with end ear spoon Needle Flat stiletto marked 830 And the very best piece is the Beautifully crafted basket pin cushion...marked undeneath the handle. superb quality.
   
 
   
    Antique Figural Porcelain Baby Bunting Needle Case ETUI
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Price: $725.00 USD
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Antique Porcelain Figural Baby Bunting Needle Case Bodkin Etui. Approx. 3 3/4 inches long. 3/4 inches in diameter. Beautifully made...Light blue bunting with pink ribbons and gold trim, white cap and lying on a yellow pillow. Back is accented with a double row of white polka dots. Silver cap with 925 and M under a crown....Not sure Could be an English export to France or vice versa. Condition is mint. Face exceptionally painted
   
 
   
    Antique American Enamel Sterling Silver BODKINS Set of 3 Original Box
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Price: $745.00 USD
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Superb set of Antique American Painted enamel over Sterling Silver Bodkins in original boxed case. Box is approx. 3 by 3 3/4 inches and Bodkins are approx, 2 3/4 inches long. Most probably used for ribbon and now elegant. Pink enamel with what looks like blue forget me nots and lilys of the valley. When I purchased these I was told they had a bit of repair but I cannot find it...they are wonderful. Marked on the back Sterling and what looks to be a C with a W inside for the maker. These are rare pieces for the Sophisticated Sewing Collector
   
 
   
    FRENCH PALAIS ROYAL OPALINE EGG SEWING ETUI IMPLEMENT
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Price: $745.00 USD
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Palais Royal French Opaline Egg on Ormolu Nest Sewing etui Basket with pin cushion and 4 Accessories. Basket is approx. 4 1/2 inches tall and 4 1/4 inches across. Implements are approx. up to 2 1/2 inches. How sweet! White opaline egg is surrounded by a gold gilt ormolu nest lid with the box as a basket. Interior opens to a wonderfully worn satin attached pin cushion. A burgundy velvet sleeve a top the cushion contains 4 gold gilt matching sewing implements. They include: stiletto, needle, thimble and ornate little scissors. Latch is a small leaf ... Condition is quite good
   
 
   
    MONUMENTAL FRENCH WALNUT SEWING ETUI SILVER IMPLEMENTS
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Price: $1,795.00 USD
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Rare monument size French walnut etui with sterling silver interior and implements. This walnut measures approx. 2 3/4 by 3 inches....the norm is 1 1/2 by 2...please see picures of this one in my hand and then the next is the normal sized walnut etui. Just lovely sterling silver etched interior box and lid trim. Lid interior is blue satin with brevete....French for patent and the initials S.G.D.G. 4 Sterling silver implements which are matched and made exclusively for this etui...the needlecase is marked with the boars head. Implements include: Crystal perfume bottle with interior dauber and sterling cap. 2 piece needle case thimble scissors stiletto Condition is quite good with latch in good working order. You will never see another sewing etui this size.....so rare.
   
 
   
    1820 French Dieppe Ivory fitted Sewing Scent Egg ETUI
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Price: $2,195.00 USD
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Superb Quality ...Ivory Egg with fitted sterling silver interior for 8 accessory implements. Approx. 2 1/2 inches tall and a bit over 1 3/4 inches in diameter. The set includes: marked needlecase, thimble, needle, stiletto, scissors, pencil, ivory notecard and miniature cranberry glass scent bottle with silver cap. The quality of the ivory egg is superb...it truly feels like a real egg. Quality is quite good for age. No chips or cracks to the egg and the patina is lovely. A few small dents to the accessories though nothing glaring. All are original
   
 
   
    1810 NAPOLEON STERLING SILVER FIGURAL ETUI NEEDLE CASE
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Price: $745.00 USD
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Circa 1810 Continental Sterling silver Figural Needle Case Etui of Napoleon. Approx. 1 3/4 inches tall. Tested sterling silver and beautifully cast. In his most iconic pose of one hand behind his back and the other inside his coat. Sabre at his side. 2 pieces and in fabulous condition. Rare and very collectible. No dents and patina is excellent
   
 
   
    RARE 1750 ENGLISH MERMAID SEWING BODKIN ETUI CORAL CAP
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Price: $745.00 USD
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Rare 1750 English Figural Mermaid Bodkin Needle case etui in gold gilt over copper with top coral cap. Approx. 4 inches tall. Just extraordinary...In a Rococo style superbly cast with gold gilt overlay. Face is so charming with an approx. 1/2 inch oval coral head cap. The bottom is designed as the head of a dolphin. Somewhat anatomically correct and the push button latch is in very good condition. Overall amazing for over 250 years old with some loss to the gold gilt and the front middle where a belly button would be is , has an area where perhaps another stone or coral would have been attached
   
 
   
    ANTIQUE FRENCH WALNUT SEWING ETUI 10 IMPLEMENTS
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Price: $1,700.00 USD
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Superb Antique French Walnut Sewing Etui outfitted with 10 Implements in gold gilt over sterling silver. Approx. 2 by 2 1/2 inches. The most complete walnut etui with the most implements that I have ever seen. Gold gilt latch and interior...in good working order and very good condition. Wonderful old faded red silk in the lid interior. Includes the following: Most are gold gilt over sterling silver and are approx. 1 to 1 1/2 inches. Red Scent perfume bottle with flip cap and original stopper Ivory note pad Gold gilt over silver original matching pencil Scissors Thimble French Marked 2 piece needle case Stiletto Serrated File Pincers /Tweezers Needle. All fit perfectly into the walnut. Only flaw is a tiny crack to the bottom. Though with age and use it is quite acceptable, the ones that are not cracked have been repaired.
   
 
   
    French PALAIS ROYAL Piano Work Sewing Box Etui Complete
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Price: $4,250.00 USD
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Superb Rare French Palais Royal Piano shaped Sewing Work box. Approx. 7 by 7 1/2 by 11 inches. Beautiful burl wood inlaid with ebony and ivory to create the piano keys. The 5 ebony turned legs are all original. The interior is original and in wonderful condition. The fitted tool tray is lined in purple velvet. The lid carrying the original mirror lined in chenille. The pin cushion is decorated in silver threading and spangles. The box has the original key and is in very good working order. The ornately decorated tools are matched. The include: scissors, needle vase, bodkin/earspoon, stiletto, thimble, cut glass perfume bottle and 4 mother of pearl snowflake winders. The silver tools have the rabbits head French mark used from 1819-1837 ...800 French silver and a Paris manufacturer. Condition is quite good .. a small chip to a winder and to the interior lip of the perfume bottle. A slight ding to the box and an ivory key has a slight chip. The scissors are sharp and the thimble quite nice. A wonderful example of early Palais Royal
   
 
   
    FRENCH ANTIQUE CHAMPLEVE IVORY SEWING ETUI STERLING SET
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Price: $950.00 USD
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Rare Antique French champleve and Ivory Sewing etui with Sterling silver hallmarked implements. Approx. 1 by 2 1/2 by 4 3/4 inches. Lid is a magnificent designed champleve in colors of black, white, gold, blue and turquoise, bronze mounted with ivory and bronze cover cartouche for initials. . Could be either way. Tan velvet interior hold a matched set of 5 pieces. Needlecase hallmarked interior gilt area. Etched sterling silver scissors...sharp and cuts quite well. Stiletto, needle, needle case and thimble with 3 letter monogram. Closes well with bronze button though interior latch is missing. Rare and fabulous set
   
 
   
    1850 French Spanish WALNUT Sewing ETUI 5 Gold Gilt Accessories
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Price: $1,499.00 USD
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1859 French Spanish walnut sewing etui with 5 gold gilt accessories and etched gold gilt holder. Lid is lined in old tattered silk. Approx. 1 3/4 inches, Beautiful patina. The five accessoires include: scissors, needle, needle case, thimble and stiletto. Lovely condition at a below market price. Gilt latch with button in center of lid
   
 
   
    1810 ENGLISH BILSTON PORCELAIN BODKIN CASE BOX BABY
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Price: $799.00 USD
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1810 English Bilston Figural Bodkin case in the shape of a baby in a bunting. Approx. 1 1/4 vy 4 1/2 inches. The face on the baby is quite amazing. in pink and white striped skull cap and bundled in a floral bunting with pink tied scarf. Silver and gold gilt latch which opens quite easily to accept the needles. Overall condition is quite wonderful with very strong colors and no chips or cracks. Sewing items are world wide collected and this is a wonderful early example
   
 
   
    RARE ANTIQUE SEWING RIBBON HOLDER GILT CARRIAGE JEWELS PALAIS ROYAL
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Price: $950.00 USD
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Rare antique Sewing Ribbon Holder with pin cushion fashioned in the form of a carriage. Approx. 5 inches tall and 7 inches long. Wonderful piece, maybe French Palais Royal. Gilt metal designed in a Rococo fashion figural Sedan Chair type carriage on wheels with handles. Embellished windows and front. Bejeweld with 2 large green stones flanking where the ribbon is dispersed and 2 red ones in the center of the wheels. Top lid lifts open to reveal a storage area for the ribbon and a slit from where it comes forth. Interior is fitted in a red satin. Top area is a pin cushion. One of the most charming Sewing antiques I have ever seen. Good condition, some wear to the finish.
   
 
   
    ANTIQUE GERMAN STEIN JEWELED SEWING ETUI IMPLEMENTS
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Price: $850.00 USD
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Rare antique German Figural Stein sewing etui. Approx. 7 inches tall and 3 inchs in diameter. opens to approx. 7 1/2 inches long. Quite unusual wood carved stein with brass decorations and mountings. Center brass opening latch. White jewels which look like Moonstones dot the piece along with brass studs and handle. Interior opens up to reveal 13 steel implements and a center mirrored circular stand with a pin cushion. All trimmed in rick rack. In cludes scissors, needle case, bodkin, stiletto, and many different needles. Overall in good condition with expected wear considereing use and age. Payment is due within 7 days
   
 
   
    French Opaline Glass Sewing Etui, 1870 Jockey Cap w/ Accessories
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Price: $2,250.00 USD
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French Opaline Sewing Etui with all implements. Rare, perfect and complete. I have sold hundreds of pieces of Opaline and never came across this piece until now. Palais Royal piece...In the form of a Jockeys cap with ormolu brim and wire decoration on the top. Top easily opens to the a wonderful treasure. In original green velvet and white cord base ....the 5 sewing accessories are housed. It is just a wonderful piece. Scissors, thimble, needle case, threader and puller...all matched and perfect. I do not see a mark on the case and so I am assuming they are Palais Royal quality. Even the original fabric sleeves are in tact in the case. This is another piece you will never see again. The color of the blue opaline is dark and rich. Measurements: 3 by 4 inches
   
 
   
    RARE 1820 French Palais Royal Sewing Box Outfitted MOP Pansy mark
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Price: $2,950.00 USD
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Rare and Fabulous. Early 19th C French Palais Royal Sewing Box. Rectangular....undulating lid is decorated with scrolling patterns of cut steel pins centered by a brass carrying handle. Bombe style and sets upon 4 steel ball feet. Approx. 4 by 6 by 8 1/4 inches. Lid interior with a mirror in ruched pink silk border. A velvet tray with embroidered spandrels , underneath is silk lined. Includes: 2 matched mother of pearl silk winders set in mirror based compartments. Single silver blade folding knife with mother of pearl handle. Mother of pearl tambour hook Gilt acorn finial terminal bodkin Pair of scissors with gilt mounts and animal carved mother of pearl arms and oval loops marked Tutle and 44 BO and 2 other marks one of which could be an eagle head...I cannot make it out. One loop is cracked.. Gilt metal thimble Stiletto with carved mother of pearl handle with pansy motif. Needlecase of mother of pearl..interior joint is damaged. Box has a bit of craquelure to finish. When sold at the Palais Royal was an expensive souvenir. So hard to f
   
 
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