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English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry

English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry
English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry

English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry    English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry

FOR SALE WE HAVE AN EXTREMELY RARE ENGLISH NEEDLEWORK LADYS VALUABLES NEEDLEWORK BOX CIRCA 1650. TOP NEEDLEWORK PANEL SHOWS A LADY STANDING ON A MOUND BENEATH AN ARBOUR WITH TRAILING FLOWERS , INSECTS AND ANIMALS AND A CASTLE IN THE DISTANCE , FRONT , SIDES AND BACK BOX SHOW ORIGINAL NEEDLEWORK PANELS WITH FLOWER SPRAYS , INSIDE IS EMPTY WITH ORIGINAL GREEN PLUSH FABRIC , CASKET EDGES HAVE ORIGINAL FABRIC EDGING , ORIGINAL TO 1650, THIS LITTLE GEM IS ALL ORIGINAL TO 1650 , THE LID HAS TWO EYELETS LEFT AND RIGHT SHOWN IN THE PICTURES THESE ARE ORIGINAL AND WE ARE NOT SURE AS TO THERE PURPOSE AND I HAVE NEVER SEEN THEM BEFORE. CONDITION IS AS YOU WOULD EXPECT FOR A NEEDLEWORK BOX OF THIS GREAT AGE , THERE IS MUTING TO THE COLOURED SILKS , HOWEVER THE NEEDLEWORK IS IN GOOD SOUND CONDITION WITH NO LOOSE THREADS OR LOSSES TO THE BACKING SILK , SOME OF THE FABRIC EDGING IS A LITTLE LOOSE AND THE LEFT HAND NEEDLEWORK PANEL IS SLIGHTLY RAISED FROM THE MAIN BOX BUT NOTHING DRASTIC , A SUPERB PIECE. SIZE IS 16CM WIDE 12 CM DEEP AND 10CM TALL , NOT YOUR USUAL SIZE BUT THE RARER SMALLER SIZE THAT WAS USED TO CARRY VALUABLES.

UK POST WILL BE 25 OVERSEAS WILL BE HIGHER BUT AT COST. The item "ENGLISH NEEDLEWORK EMBROIDERED CASKET BOX 1650 STUMPWORK EMBROIDERY TAPESTRY" is in sale since Wednesday, January 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Fabric/Textiles\Embroidery". The seller is "wildcornflower" and is located in isle of wight. This item can be shipped worldwide.


English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry    English Needlework Embroidered Casket Box 1650 Stumpwork Embroidery Tapestry