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Palais Royale Gilded and Stamped Brass Embroidery Frame and Necessaire

Auction:
2314
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$176$150

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Palais Royale Gilded and Stamped Brass Embroidery Frame and Necessaire, France, 19th century, uprights with figural decoration hold an adjustable weft in place (weft has remnants of silk thread), small dome-top box on base contains scissors, awl, thimble, and needlecase, velvet-covered rectangular base (velvet worn), lg. 7, dp. 3 1/2, ht. 4 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

France, Embroidery, Velvet