10-14-2011 10-15-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2566B Boston
October 14, 2011 04:00 PMCalender
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French Ivory-cased and Silver Gilt Necessaire with Associated 14kt Gold Thimble

$563$475
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2566B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 14, 2011 4:00PM

Description:

French Ivory-cased and Silver Gilt Necessaire with Associated 14kt Gold Thimble, second quarter 19th century, plain ivory case fitted with silver gilt scissors, pointed tool, and etui; together with a late 19th century American ivy-engraved and monogrammed 14kt yellow gold thimble, ht. 7/8, approx. 3.0 dwt, case 3 5/8 x 2 in.
Estimate $300-500

good, with minor age wear.