ASSORTED CHINESE DEEP CARVED BONE SEWING CONTAINERS / TOOLS, LOT OF FIVE
Price Realized: $243.00
Sold Date: Apr 20, 2022
comprising a matching pair of needle cases with threaded covers, featuring figures and foliage decoration; two thimble cases with threaded covers consisting of one having stylized serpent and the other with structures and figures, fitted with a child’s thimble having a diamond patterned band; and a knotting shuttle, with each side having figures, structures, and foliage. Each retains collection number sticker and detailed collection card.
Fourth quarter 19th century.
Excellent condition, expected minor wear.
Thimble cases 7/8" and 1" HOA; remaining 3" LOA.
Provenance: The Mildred Jarvis Collection, Kennesaw, GA.