ASSORTED MATERIALS AND NOVELTY SEWING AND NEEDLEWORKING ARTICLES, UNCOUNTED LOT
Price Realized: $182.00
Sold Date: Apr 20, 2022
comprising five thimble-form shot glasses including a Webster sterling silver example and a Towle pewter example; three hand-painted and lacquered cases featuring an egg-form thimble case, a needle case, and a tape measurer; two brass-finish metal boxes with hinged covers; a leather and a tin Dorcas disc-form containers; a Mauchline ware container with slip-on cover, underside with a Frederick Baker label; a quadruple-plated napkin ring with applied medallion embossed “Salem 1692”; an autographed Wellington’s signature on paper; an Avon stand with eight porcelain fashion silhouette thimbles with original boxes; a porcelain Lenox salt cellar; and three covered baskets including two for thimbles. Total weigh to sterling: 0.530 ozt. Each retains collection number sticker and detailed collection card.
more than 20 pieces,
Fourth quarter 19th/20th century.
Good to excellent condition, expected minor to moderate wear, and some minor imperfections.
Provenance: The Mildred Jarvis Collection, Kennesaw, GA.