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Height 12,5cm, Length 23cm. Late 19th or early 20th Century. Minor losses but overall good. A rare antique late Victorian shell work sewing box modeled as gondola shaped boat with a central cabin with printed paper detail and a hinged cover which also forms a pin cushion.Probably made from thin wood the boat shaped sewing box is applied with shells around the hull and around the edge of the cover. Applied with paper overlaid decoration the sewing box is not marked but bears an inscription reading A PRESENT FROM GT YARMOUTH to the pin cushion. We cannot and will not declare items below the sale value. This item has been fully inspected in house.
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We sell fine jewellery and work with specialist suppliers to bring you honest and accurate descriptions. We can however modify items (such as resizing rings) although there may be a small charge. However any tampering or alteration will invalidate this guarantee. The item "SHELLWORK SEWING BOX A PRESENT FROM GT YARMOUTH 19TH C" is in sale since Wednesday, September 13, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectables\Sewing\Boxes & Baskets".The seller is "xupesartandantiques" and is located in Hertfordshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.