FRENCH MOTHER-OF-PEARL WITH SILVER OVERLAY SEWING ETUI / KIT WITH NECESSAIRE TOOLS

Item/Auction Attributes

Mid 18th century.
Very good condition, case with scattered areas of silver overlay losses, tools in excellent condition with expected minor wear.
2 1/2" H.
Provenance: The Mildred Jarvis Collection, Kennesaw, GA. Purchased from Len Bartkowiak Antiques, Inc., Fort Myers, FL, 11/6/1993.
$500.00
$800.00
Literature: Parallels Taunton - Antique Needlework Tools and Embroideries, p. 31, plate 22 right.