Antique Needlework and Sewing

"Antique sewing tools dating mainly from the 19th Century, including sewing boxes, other work boxes, and the tools to go in them such as thimbles, needlecases, pincushions, winders, scissors, stilettos, bodkins, tape measures, reels, etc"  

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19th Century Wood Treen String or Thread Pot with Bone Spindle from Celia Rose Antiques

A very fine Treen 19th Century String or Thread Dispensing Pot with a lovely turned bone spindle with exterior bone handle the thread being pulled through a small ring in

£135

$178 €158

19th Century Wood String or Thread Barrel from Celia Rose Antiques

A fine piece of Victorian Treen in the form of a Wooden Barrel for dispensing string or Thread The back portion unscrews with a finely turned thread with the push

£145

$192 €169

Georgian Sampler Adam & Eve Elizabeth Whittaker 1808 from Rams Head Antiques

This is a delightful Georgian Adam and Eve sampler by Elizabeth Whittaker aged only 9 years old when completed in the Year 1808 The sampler shows particularly fine needlework throughout

£495

$654 €579

Antique Chinese Silk Panel, Birds of Paradise from StolenAttic

This is a very fine early 20th century antique Chinese silk panel Deep rich aubergine silk ground with an embroidered border of vivid blue flowers the central embroidery depicts a

£398

$526 €465

Georgian Oval Silkwork Picture from C.S.Moreton (Antiques)

Fine Geogian oval silkwork picture of lady standing within a wood All in fine condition but later mounted and within a Victorian frame All in fine condition

£180

$238 €210

Georgian Oval Silkwork Picture from C.S.Moreton (Antiques)

Fine Georgian silkwork picture of boy playing a clarinet standing with trees behind All in fine original condition with only damage slight chipping to edge of frame Lovely colours

£180

$238 €210

Tapestry in Gilt Gesso Frame 19th Century from Decorative-Eclectic

An interesting wool work tapestry in an impressive gesso gilt frameOffers invited

3 Wonderful Old Chinese Embroideries in Couched Gold Thread, Lotus, Magpie etc from The 200 Year Old House

This is a set of three beautiful old Chinese silk and gold thread embroideries nicely framed under glass with the densely worked gold threads couched in fine red and very

£400

$529 €467

Hide Cotton Bin from Fontaine Decorative

Offered for sale is this late 19th Century antique Hide Cotton Bin

£225

$297 €263

Pair of Victorian Arts & Crafts Silkworks (Free Shipping to Mainland England) from Trade Antiques

This is a pair of Victorian Arts Crafts antique silkworks flowers which are lovingly stitched by a Victorian gentlewoman They have a subtle use of colours and intricate

£335

$443 €392

Early 20th Century Hand Stitched Silk Piano Throw from Rams Head Antiques

This is an early 20th century silk hand woven piano throw worked on a cotton ground in soumak stitch decorated with a central field of flowers within a blue floral

£375

$496 €438

Victorian Silk Embroidered Cushion from StolenAttic

DescriptionA magnificently beautiful Victorian silk embroidered cushion The craftsmanship on this cushion is really second to none and you can just see this beauty adorning the easy chair of a

£349

$461 €408

Large Antique Scottish Great Wheel or

This is a true antique artefact that I acquired at auction some years ago along with various vernacular items that clearly had an old rural west of Scotland provenance -

£200

$264 €234

Silk Thread Woven Panel from Fontaine Decorative

Offered for sale is this silk thread panel depicting rural Indian scenes woven in calcutta

£395

$522 €462

Pair of Pure Wool Berber off White Rug Cushions with Black Geometric Pattern 44 cm Sq from Les Nomades

Pair of Pure Wool Berber Off White Rug Cushions with Black Geometric Pattern 44 cm Sq Basically these rugs are made by the Berbers on age-old looms high up in

£65

$86 €76

Vintage Pairs of Moroccan Silver Wire & Sabra Silk Curtain Door Tassels, Navy Blue, Ivory White, Grey, Black Large & Medium from Les Nomades

We have been fortunate in our travels to find a large bag of Moroccan Sabra Silk and Silver Wire Tassels - great for holding back curtains or decorating door handles

£45

$59 €53

Edwardian 15ct Gold Thimble from Doubloon

This is a superb 15ct gold not marked but tested by us thimble of ornate design and good gauge Presented in its original presentation box retailed by Vickery Regent Street

£295

$390 €345

Early 20th Century Egyptian Fabric Panels from Molly and Maud

Set of three early 20th century Egyptian applique panels depicting ancient Egyptian imageryAll three panels have small brass eyelets in the top corners for hangingSmall panels Height 45cm x

£395

$522 €462

World War II British Patriotic Sampler / Needlepoint from Sunnyside Antiques

This is a World War II British patriotic sampler needlepoint In frame behind glassIf you require more photographs details please message us with your requestACCEPTED PAYMENTS- Cash on

£160

$211 €187

19th Century French Woven Tapestry from Sunnyside Antiques

This is a large and delightful 19th Century French antique woven tapestryIf you require more photographs details please message us with your requestACCEPTED PAYMENTS- Cash on collection VisaMastercard Debit

French Needle Point Cache Pot Cover from Sunnyside Antiques

These are a delightful and unusual pair of 19th Century French antique needle point cache pot cover One of a pairIf you require more photographs details please message us

£145

$192 €169