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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA450146: Early 19th Century Mother Of Pearl Necessaire - Original Gold Fittings
early 19th century mother of pearl necessaire original gold fittings - CATEGORY: ANTIQUE BOXES - DATED VICTORIAN
 

Early 19th Century Mother Of Pearl Necessaire - Original Gold Fittings

£1,975    $2,561    €2,348
An exquisite and extraordinarily fine early 19th century mother-of-pearl Necessaire; the rectangular box lid with a central silver plaque engraved with the initials “AMW” within a border and radiating lines of abalone shell inlay, opening with a spring clasp at the front and retaining all the original gold fittings and linings and in perfect condition, comprising:
 
A pagoda shaped chased and embossed gold tape measure holder
 
A mother-of-pearl handled penknife with steel blade and a gold mount
 
A thimble with a gold inner sleeve and band and steel outer sleeve
 
A pair of steel bladed scissors with highly chased and engraved gold handles and gold blade sheath
 
A gold bodkin
 
A chased and engraved gold needle/bodkin case retaining an original steel needle
 
A chased and engraved gold retracting pencil mounted with
 
a triple faced swivel fob set with an amethyst, a citrine and a beryl.
 
Circa: 1840
 
Width: 6” 15 cms
 
Depth: 4” 10 cms
 
Height: 2” 5 cms
 
 
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Internal Reference: 402K
Antique Number: SA450146
Dateline of this antique is Victorian
Height is 15cm (5.9inches)
Width is 10cm (3.9inches)
Depth is 5cm (2.0inches)
Antique #SA450146, showcased on this page, originates from the victorian Era. For historical context, the timeline below highlights the period when it was made:
   The Victorian Era   
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ANTIQUE NUMBER SA450146
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W.R. Harvey & Co. (Antiques) Ltd
Specialists in 17th-18th and early 19th century Fine English Furniture, Art, Clocks and other Objets d'art
W.R. Harvey & Co. (Antiques) Ltd is also an antique trade association member of LAPADA
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