"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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Large 16th Century Flemish tapestry, beautifully faded over the centuries. Woven wool, silk and hemp. May have been reduced in height some time ago. Circa 1580. Would make a beautiful ...
This charming little framed picture is stitched with a limited palette of coloured silks onto an open dark brown linen base. It was probably made in the early 19th ...
This delightful cased silver thimble was made in Chester 1903 by the collectable Charles Horner. The lower section of the thimble fully hallmarked. The middles section engraved with stylised star ...
Stunning Sewing Box
Fantastic addition to your sewing collection, white metal with velvet top and two internal sections.
Great piece of stylish kit that will sit well as a display piece or ...
Good Georgian framed sampler of non religious theme (which makes a change) . Very well done with nice mellow colours. Doesn't appear to be faded too much but there is ...
Large antique hand stitched needlepoint tapestry with a colourful scene in very good original condition. The scene depicts two ladies surrounded by many different birds, foliage, trees & flowers. Please ...
A fine pair of Regency period needleworks in silk stitched on silk. The pair show two ladies each engaged in rural pursuits, one is fishing and the other heading out ...
A very decorative Victorian metal cotton reel holder with all its original painted surface, this has a circular moulded base supporting a painted cherub. There are six metal rods which ...
For sale is a bright, floral and decorative large memorial sampler
- The sampler has a lovely floral repeat pattern border in a light blue, this frames the central "In Memory ...
Late 19th Century wool work picture of two gaff rigged cutters one flying Royal Yacht Squadron pennant.
A charming small Victorian needlework of a dog. The needlework shows a spaniel in landscape setting and is worked in wool. The piece is framed in the original bird's eye ...
This is a beautifully shaped mannequin with a wasp waist and a bustle shaped back. It has a few little knocks and minor damage it is in pretty good condition ...
A Victorian woven silk Stevengraph of a hunt.
The picture is of a huntsman and greyhounds in pursuit of a hare, 'The First Point'.
The silk picture has written on the slip ...
Offered for sale is this good 18th Century George III antique silver bodkin. The blade is engraved for 'Ann Reily Dec 10th 1790'.
A rare early 19th century Royal Commemorative steel Bodkin, engraved for Frederick Duke of York (the second son of George III) born 16th August 1763, died Jan 5th 1827.
Prince Frederick, ...
A fine and rare eighteenth century map sampler of Europe. The sampler is worked in silks on linen, in various colours. There are some great details with random cities picked ...
This is a 19th Century Victorian antique woven silk Stevengraph of a boat race.
The picture is at the start of the race with the starter on a tender holding a ...
A very beautiful and rare 19th Century Regency antique chinoiserie work table or sewing table with an incredible interior and original silk sewing bag.
Very decorative piece and the detail to ...
This is a 19th Century Victorian antique woven silk Stevengraph of a Penny Farthing bike race.
The silk picture has written on the slip "Woven in silk by Thomas Stevens, inventor ...
A great little item. The Eclectic needlecase by Royal letters patent. H Millward & Sons Redditch.
This holds 4 sizes of needles 6 7 8 & 9.
By moving the ...
This is an early 19th century mahogany and rosewood needlework table. The table stands on a square moulded pedestal stem with a rectangular scalloped base that terminates with four shaped ...
Mauchlin Ware McIntosh tartan thread box containing a thimble and 6 original cotton reels each with a polished bone dispensing hole advertising Clark & Co. Paisley.
We accept payment by ...
A Victorian woven silk Stevengraph of Dick Turpin jumping a toll gate.
The Stevengraph has the title printed on the slip "Dick Turpin's last ride on his Bonnie Black Bess" and ...
These are a pair of 19th Century Victorian antique woven silk Stevengraphs of horse racing.
The Stevengraphs are titled 'The Start' and 'The Finish' and are held in original black and ...
This is a great example of a Bilston Enamel Etui.
The thimble on top unscrews to reveal the original stopper, the top half would have housed needles.
The lower portion pulls apart ...
A gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell needle case beautifully inlaid with gold. The oval plaque is almost certainly of Ashford Marble Pietra Dura work - an inlay of coloured hardstones. Inside ...
Offered for sale is this Edwardian antique 9ct gold thimble. Marked 9 and a sentiment 'Mother' inscribed. Supplied in an antique presentation box.
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A very charming, early 19th cent. small, oval, embroidered silk picture depicting a lady with flowers in its original frame. The condition is excellent.
A Very Large Pair of Lined Greeff Vintage Curtains “Aviary from the Emperors” Fabric
Professionally made vintage curtains, in Greeff Fabric, Bright Rust Coloured Fabric printed with White Swans and other ...
Antique Temperance Movement Silk Banner made by' G. Titill 52 Banner Street St. Lukes London' for the corrective Temperance Movement 'The Reward of Temperance Peace and Plenty' very much of ...
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