ENGLISH SILVER-PLATED CAST-BRASS AND METAL SEWING BIRD CLAMP WITH NEEDLE CASE

Item/Auction Attributes

Circa 1855.
Very good condition, expected wear, pincushion fabric with some minor losses and a hint of deterioration, light wear to finish.
5 1/2" HOA.
Provenance: The 40-year collection of Lyle and Dennis Drier, Oconomowoc, WI.
$200.00
$300.00
Literature: Parallels Rogers - An Illustrated History of Needlework Tools, p. 182 right.