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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Silver & Tortoiseshell Cotton Wool Holder from Doubloon

This is an attractive cotton wool holder silver and tortoiseshell lid glass hand engraved with swags and bows Hallmarked London 1919

£165

$213 €187

Sampler Ellen Bolt 1853 Intricate Stitching (Free Shipping to Mainland England) from Trade Antiques

This is a sampler which is lovingly stitched in the school room by Ellen Bolt aged 15 years old It is dated 1853 It comes in an original oak frame

£285

$367 €322

Chinese Man Silk Work Intricate Detail 1830 (Free Shipping to Mainland England) from Trade Antiques

This is a silk work of a chinese manLovingly stitched by a gentle womanSubtle use of colours and intricate detailA very pleasing silk workGilded more modern frame distressedUnder glassA wonderful

£125

$161 €141

Victorian Beadwork Tea Pot Stand the Tea Party (Free Shipping to Mainland England) from Trade Antiques

This is a Tea pot stand The Tea PartyLovingly stitched by a Victorian gentlewomanSubtle use of colours and intricate detailFormal mahogany frame under glassA wonderful beadwork for your collection

£265

$342 €300

Kashmiri Throw from Fontaine Decorative

Kashmiri Paisley Throw Age related wear and damage to some of the edges

£145

$187 €164

Tapestry from Arundel Eccentrics

Offered for sale is this fantastic tapestry of the Lady and the Unicorn It is in a lovely condition Rod attached for hanging

£300

$387 €339

Georgian Sewing Scissors c.1820 from The Antique Seller

This is rare pair of 19th Century Georgian Sewing Scissors with elegant horn handles and delicate steel blades Possibly Scottish Presented in good condition

£POA

Small Tunbridge Needle Case c.1870 from Michael Johnson Antiques

A charming small Tunbridge ware needle case made from rosewood All in great original condition It dates to the Victorian period c1870Reference Number 6370

£90

$116 €102

Regency Silkwork by S Harris from Salisbury Antiques

Regency Silkwork of a Basket of Summer Flowers within a garland of Wild Strawberries lovely fresh colours signed by S HarrisCirca 182056cm 220in - High53cm 209in - Wide3cm 12in -

£650

$838 €735

Pair of Regency Felt & Silkworks from Salisbury Antiques

This is a charming pair of Regency antique felt silkworks of young ladies in rustic landscapes enhanced with silvered chains in original frames

£595

$767 €673

Antique Framed Miniature Embroidery of Rose from Rams Head Antiques

This is a charming Victorian needlework of great skill and precision depicting a large rose mounted in its original frame The embroidery is finely worked to give great detail and

£95

$122 €107

19th Century Needlework Sampler by Charlotte Hissey Aged 20 Yrs 1847 from IM Chaney Antique Furniture

This is a 19th Century antique needlework sampler by Charlotte Hissey aged 20 years dated 1847 incorporating rhyme trees flowers etc 34 x 32cm in mahogany frame with gilt slip

£250

$322 €283

Silk Embroidery from Fontaine Decorative

Offered for ale is this 18th Century antique silk embroidered map of England in original ebonised oval

£450

$580 €509

Large, Complex, Wonderful Antique Double Damask Irish Linen Figural Tablecloth from The Scottish Home

This is a truly extraordinary and very old Irish linen double damask tablecloth with the most beautiful and intricate figural design I have ever seen I have tried to photograph

Reserved

Needlework Picture in 19th Century Antique Gilt Frame from Slade

This vintage needlework picture of Westminster Abbey looks to date from the first half of the twentieth century It is glazed and framed in an older decorative frame which looks

£125

$161 €141

Victorian Beadwork Teapot Stand (Free Shipping to Mainland England) from Trade Antiques

This is a Teapot StandDates VictorianLovingly stitched by a victorian gentlewomanSubtle use of coloursIntricate detailOrnate mahogany frameUnder glassA wonderful Beadwork for your collectionFree shipping to Mainland England islands please ask

£165

$213 €187

Antique Pair of 19th Century Walnut Petit Point Hand Stitched Tapestry Small Circular Round Gout Foot Stools from C J Antiques

A delightful pair of circular 19th century Victorian walnut gout footstools raised on compressed melon shaped porcelain feet with hand stitched petit point tapestry upholstery

£495

$638 €560

Antique Walnut Wood Treen Sewing Clamp c.1865 from The Antique Seller

This is a rare 19th Century antique walnut wood treen sewing clamp which is presented in superb condition complete with pin cushion and spool of ribbon tape dispenser an

£225

$290 €254

Collection of 3 Old Union Jacks c.1900 from Elmgarden

These are a great vintage collection of 3 old Union Jacks we have 1 19th Century sewn pole flag 57x 26 generally good condition minor moth holes2 Printed line flags

£325

$419 €368

Decorative Wall Hanging from artsncraftsfurniture

This is a unique hand made decorative wall hanging Origin unknown One can see that a lot of work went into making this This has been used as a wall

£100

$129 €113

Folk Art - Woolwork Picture C.1800 from Ray Best Antiques

A good late 18th early 19th century woolwork picture of a farmyard scene The sky is watercolour on linen all the rest is woolwork the figures have painted

£225

$290 €254