Antique miniature tortoiseshell sewing box standing on turned bone feet, containing several needle & pin packs. The delicate tortoiseshell exterior lid is transparent, made from a single piece of turtle shell with no backing. The front has a push button clasp which secures the lid.
All our items come with authentication certificate with image, care instructions and separate invoice for insurance purposes. On top of this our items come with 14 day no quibble money back guarantee and are all fully insured for when shipping.
4 cm (1 1/2")
8 cm (3 1/4")
5 cm (2")
Items from an extensive collection built up over the last 30 years by a serious collector of interesting and important boxes and other unusual sewing tools. This represents a lifelong interest in the subject, and includes many interesting pieces.
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