Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box

Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box
Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box Regency Tortoiseshell & Silver Sewing Box
Offered by: Mark Goodger Antiques
Dealer reference: 326533

Description

Regency Sewing Box with exquisite inlaid and engraved silver scene of four children with a birds nest with three tiny chicks. The dome top has beautiful pressed tortoiseshell with ivory edging. Silver initial plate to the front with the letters EK, two pressed brass gilded star shaped ring handles and four winged pad feet. The interior of this very impressive tortoiseshell sewing box is lined in blue watered silk with a cream silk lid, the base has two tortoiseshell lids with bone handles and two pressed tortoiseshell pieces, one for pins and the other a needle case, ivory tape, unusual carved pin cushion and silver thimble, as well as other sewing related tools & accessories.

This exquisite regency tortoiseshell & silver sewing box comes complete with fully working lock and tasselled key.

Height: 4.00inch (10.16 cm)
Width: 8.50inch (21.59 cm)
Depth: 6.50inch (16.51 cm)

Date

Circa 1815

Price

£4,500.00

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