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Antique Tortoise Shell Needle Case ‘Knife Box’ *C.1830

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Exquisite, Signed English Tortoise Shell Needle Box *C.1830

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SKU:1049

Stunning antique English tortoise shell and ivory needle case, circa 1830s.

The needle case is of a knife box shape and it has ivory slots inside to separate the packets of needles. Measures approx. 5.3 cm

Signed ‘LUND CORNHILL’

Box has a red silk lining and there is a silver plaque on the lid for someone to have their initials engraved on it. Small round push button on the front of the box allows the needle case to open and close with ease.

 

Excellent condition.