Mark Goodger

Rosewood Sewing Box

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Rosewood Sewing Box with foliate brass inlay. The interior is lined in blue silk and blue paper lined dividers. The main section of the interior lifts out to reveal a large storage compartment underneath. This sewing box comes complete with... Read More


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Dimensions 22 × 13 cm
Year

c. 1830

Medium

Wood, Brass, Silk

Country

United Kingdom

Description

Description

Rosewood Sewing Box with foliate brass inlay.

The interior is lined in blue silk and blue paper lined dividers. The main section of the interior lifts out to reveal a large storage compartment underneath. This sewing box comes complete with numerous compartments for embroidery silks, spools, thimbles and pin cushions, a needle holder is also included.

Inside the lid is a letter compartment that has a ruched blue silk backing with a penwork floral border.

Sewing box has a fully working lock and a tasselled key.

More information on Sewing Boxes can be found on our historypage.

Additional information

Additional information

Dimensions 22 × 13 cm
Year

c. 1830

Medium

Wood, Brass, Silk

Country

United Kingdom