Early 19th Century French Charles X Palisander Sewing Box with Lemon Wood Inlay For Sale
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Early 19th Century French Charles X Palisander Sewing Box with Lemon Wood Inlay

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This early 19th century French Charles X period palisander box features a finely inlaid lemon wood border on its top and front. An inlaid central floral and leaf motif decorates the top. Used as a traveling sewing kit, this box includes all of its original contents, silver scissors and thimble, mother of pearl needle case, thread separators, and embroidery tool, as well as a crystal and bronze bottle. Each of the sewing accoutrements has its own fitted place in the green velvet platform of the interior. The removable platform lifts up to reveal a silk lined interior for additional storage of sewing supplies. The back of the lid is also fitted with a mirror. Includes one key with functioning lock, circa 1820.

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 3 in. x W 7.5 in. x D 5 in.H 7.62 cm x W 19.05 cm x D 12.7 cm
  • Seller Location
    Fayetteville, AR
  • Seller Reference Number
    16A147
  • Reference Number
    LU983214009382
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