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Rare 19th Century Sewing Compendium Etui in Form of Book, English, circa 1830

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Rare 19th century sewing compendium in the form of a wonderful tooled leather bound book, entitled Lady’s Companion, with English, circa 1830. The book opens to reveal compartmentalized Moroccan leather bound holders for various size needle storage packages within a separate leather divider, thread winder, scissors, thimble, pencil, button hook and bodkin. Needle packages suppliers Redditch Needle Co. Pencil stamped L & CH, probably for L & C Hardmuth. Measures: 3.5 x 2.25 x 0.85 inches.

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  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1830
  • Dimensions
    H 3.5 in. x W 2.25 in. x D 0.85 in.H 8.89 cm x W 5.72 cm x D 2.16 cm
  • Seller Location
    Toronto, CA
  • Seller Reference Number
    AL2497
  • Reference Number
    LU107066874333
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