Price

£975.00

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Thornhill's Sewing Necessaire.

A fine egg-shaped sewing necessaire, repoussé silver, chased and engraved in a rococo style with birds amongst foliage, Thomas Johnson engraved around the pin holder for the retailer, Thornhill 144 Bond Street.

The egg with a suspension loop for hanging from a chatelaine and a lift up hasp at the font of the lid, within is a thimble and thread spool conjoined with a tape measure. (The tape now trapped within and the retaining end lost).

Beautiful quality, hallmarked for the maker TJ, Thomas Johnson I, Dyers Building, Holborn, 1873.

h:2 inches x dia:1 3/8 in.

Price

£975.00

Stock number

4806
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The BADA Standard

  • Since 1918, BADA has been the leading association for the antiques and fine art trade
  • Members are elected for their knowledge, integrity and quality of stock
  • Our clients are protected by BADA’s code of conduct
  • Our dealers’ membership is reviewed and renewed annually
  • Bada.org is a non-profit site: clients deal directly with members and they pay no hidden fees
Click here for more information on the BADA Standard