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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Framed Stumpwork Silk Embroidery Needlework Forest Scene from Grumbla Lane

Antique early silk stumpwork embroidery of a woodland scene. The picture has a lovely perspective with threes and stumpwork flowers in the foreground looking through to the forest floor and distant ...
Framed Stumpwork Silk Embroidery Needlework Forest Scene from Grumbla Lane

£40

$50 €45

Pair of Chinese Silk Embroidery Landscape Work of Art in Rosewood Frame from Inspire

A delightful pair of Chinese Silk Embroidery Landscape Work of Art in Rosewood Frame.
Pair of Chinese Silk Embroidery Landscape Work of Art in Rosewood Frame from Inspire

£135

$168 €153

Antique French Thimble Holder c.1900 from The Antique Seller

Antique French Thimble Holder complete with brass thimble, the egg shape case engraved and chased with floral motifs with chain for hanging from ladies Chatelaine nice unusual collectable item.
Antique French Thimble Holder c.1900 from The Antique Seller

£75

$94 €85

Victorian Thimble Housed in a Tartan Ware Egg from Mostly Boxes Antiques ltd

A Victorian thimble housed in a Tartan Ware egg. The Tartan Ware egg and thimble dates to 1870, the Tartan Ware is in wonderful condition and is marked “McLean” Tartan ...
Victorian Thimble Housed in a Tartan Ware Egg from Mostly Boxes Antiques ltd

£115

$143 €130

A Well Defined Hallmarked Silver Pig Pin Cushion circa 1905 Maker the Miller Brothers of Birmingham from Gerard Robinson Fine Art and Antiques

A well defined hallmarked silver pig pin cushion Circa 1905 maker Miller brothers Birmingham
A Well Defined Hallmarked Silver Pig Pin Cushion circa 1905 Maker the Miller Brothers of Birmingham from Gerard Robinson Fine Art and Antiques

Beautiful Petite Vintage Mille-Fleurs Tapestry, La Dame À La Licorne from Adam Charles Antiques

A petite vintage wall hanging tapestry. mid 20th Century, I would wager, though after a c15th mille-fleurs tapestry, entitled La Dame à la licorne, the Lady and the Unicorn. 20 inches ...
Beautiful Petite Vintage Mille-Fleurs Tapestry, La Dame À La Licorne from Adam Charles Antiques

£75

$94 €85

Beautiful Framed Tapestry Wool Work Panel, Roman Centurion & Noble Women from Adam Charles Antiques

A super quality tapestry panel. Wool stitches create a scene from antiquity in the manner of an old master (possibly a depiction of Esther before Ahasuerus). Glazed and smartly framed. Vibrant, unfaded colours ...
Beautiful Framed Tapestry Wool Work Panel, Roman Centurion & Noble Women from Adam Charles Antiques

£75

$94 €85

Beautiful Framed Tapestry Wool Work Panel from Adam Charles Antiques

A super quality tapestry panel. Wool stitches evoke a touching family scene. Glazed and smartly framed. Vibrant, unfaded colours and excellent detail to the image. Hours and hours of work. A fine furnishing piece.
Beautiful Framed Tapestry Wool Work Panel from Adam Charles Antiques

£75

$94 €85

Spectacular Aubusson Wall Tapestry, Tissage Du Manoir, 'La Chasse', 70 X 96cm from Adam Charles Antiques

A magnifcent & impressive vintage French wall hanging tapestry. Late c20th, though in the manner of the c16th original 'Depart pour la Chasse' which hangs in the Cluny Museum in Paris. The ...
Spectacular Aubusson Wall Tapestry, Tissage Du Manoir, 'La Chasse', 70 X 96cm from Adam Charles Antiques

£195

$243 €221

Good Quality Needlework Sampler Dated 1867 from Spectrum Antiques

A good quality needlework sampler dated 1867 by Esther Kingshott. Good strong colours and no damage or degradation to background. Images of trees, birds, lovehearts, and an interesting early 19th ...
Good Quality Needlework Sampler Dated 1867 from Spectrum Antiques

£160

$200 €181

Spectacular Large Aubusson Verdure Wall Tapestry 6' X 7' Point Genre Gobelins from Adam Charles Antiques

A magnifcent & impressive vintage French wall hanging tapestry. Late c20th, though in the manner of a c17th Aubusson tapestry in the typical vedure style: a rambling mill set against a ...
Spectacular Large Aubusson Verdure Wall Tapestry 6' X 7' Point Genre Gobelins from Adam Charles Antiques

£375

$468 €424

Hunting Tapestry c.1920 from Grove Antiques

A finely worked tapestry of Middle Eastern nobility hunting wild boar in a mountainous landscape. The group consisting of two mounted hunters flanked by military outriders, a greyhound and the ...
Hunting Tapestry c.1920 from Grove Antiques

£350

$436 €396

Fabulous Antique 19th Century Palais Royal Shell Mounted Sewing Etui from Adam Charles Antiques

A stunning late nineteenth century sewing etui. The egg shaped case formed of two mother of pearl shells, mounted in ormolu. Depressing the foliate handle releases the shell halves from a ...
Fabulous Antique 19th Century Palais Royal Shell Mounted Sewing Etui from Adam Charles Antiques

£545

$680 €617

Vintage Handmade Taqiyah Islamic Hat Great All Hand Sewn Muted Colours Stunning Item from Shai Abbassi Antiques

Stand not included. Thank you for viewing my items, Everything you see is sourced by me personally on my travels around the UK, Then restored upholstered etc in my workshop on ...
Vintage Handmade Taqiyah Islamic Hat Great All Hand Sewn Muted Colours Stunning Item from Shai Abbassi Antiques

£45

$56 €51

Antique Needlework School Sampler c.1850 from The Antique Seller

Antique Needlework School Sampler a colourfully stitched childs sampler bearing the name Rachel Maw Scarborough, nicely and neatly executed by this little girl in the mid 19th Century in Scarborough ...
Antique Needlework School Sampler c.1850 from The Antique Seller

£85

$106 €96

Small Regency Silkwork Picture, Shepherdess & Sheep c.1820, Period Frame from Chester's Farm Antiques

A delightfully naive silkwork picture depicting a shepherdess with two woolly lambs or sheep, trees and the background with further away a pine tree and a church. The girl's face ...
Small Regency Silkwork Picture, Shepherdess & Sheep c.1820, Period Frame from Chester's Farm Antiques

£185

$231 €209

Engine Turned Coquilla Nut Pin Cushion c.1840 from Mostly Boxes Antiques ltd

Engine turned coquilla nut pin cushion , it has its original velvet cushion top, it dates back to 1840. It measures 5 by 5 and stands 7 cm high.
Engine Turned Coquilla Nut Pin Cushion c.1840 from Mostly Boxes Antiques ltd

£80

$100 €91

Large Victorian Linen Sampler, Sarah Spencer, c.1840 in Period Frame from Chester's Farm Antiques

This delightful sampler, wool on linen, was made by Sarah Spencer, but no further detail is given as to how old she was or when it was made. ...
Large Victorian Linen Sampler, Sarah Spencer, c.1840 in Period Frame from Chester's Farm Antiques

£185

$231 €209

George III Linen Sampler, Elizabeth Senescall 1816 in Period Frame from Chester's Farm Antiques

This delightful sampler was made by Elizabeth Senescall in 1816 when she was aged 12. Eilzabeth lived from 1804 to 1873 and was born at Stoke in Lincolnshire, the ...
George III Linen Sampler, Elizabeth Senescall 1816 in Period Frame from Chester's Farm Antiques

£565

$705 €639

Biblical Tapestry Framed c.1900 from Hodgson Antiques Limited

Free delivery in England and Wales Excellent condition, vivid colours Measurements Height including frame = 31 inches / 79 cm Width including frame = 27 inches / 69 cm
Biblical Tapestry Framed c.1900 from Hodgson Antiques Limited

£250

$312 €283

Victorian Biblical Tapestry, Framed from Hodgson Antiques Limited

Free delivery in England and Wales Lovely condition and vibrant colours Measurements Height including frame = 30 1/2 inches / 77.5 cm Width including frame = 25 1/4 inches / 64 ...
Victorian Biblical Tapestry, Framed from Hodgson Antiques Limited

£195

$243 €221

19th Century Chinese Wool Work Picture from S R Thomas Antiques & Interiors

This unusual and beautiful 19th Century Chinese antique wool work picture depicts 2 sages and a kylin in a gilt decorated frame. It measures 26 ¾ in – 68 cm by ...
19th Century Chinese Wool Work Picture from S R Thomas Antiques & Interiors

£995

$1,241 €1,126

Early 20th Century Indian Worked Silk Wall Hanging or Bed Cover from S R Thomas Antiques & Interiors

This stunning and beautifully designed early 20th C. Indian silk wall hanging, which could easily also be used for a bed covering, features an intricate and detailed design of geometric ...
Early 20th Century Indian Worked Silk Wall Hanging or Bed Cover from S R Thomas Antiques & Interiors

£1,000

$1,247 €1,132

Solomon's Temple Sampler from Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

A mid 19th century Victorian wool work sampler by Sarah Halls 1850. The large sampler has a needlework picture of Solomon's Temple to the centre, with a scrolling foliage around the ...
Solomon's Temple Sampler from Graham Smith Antiques Ltd

£345

$430 €390

Pair of Neoclassical Napkin Rings from Antichità Galliera

This pair of Neoclassical napkin rings is made of golden leaf wood and is decorated with a small stitch embroidery The item is offered in very good condition For any questions ...
Pair of Neoclassical Napkin Rings from Antichità Galliera

£180

$224 €204

19th Century Framed Scottish Tapestry from Elmgarden

19th Century Framed Scottish Tapestry This is a Charming 19th Century Framed Scottish Tapestry The tapestry dates from approximately 1850 it is hand woven in wool and silk, it is in its ...
19th Century Framed Scottish Tapestry from Elmgarden

£445

$555 €504

Beautiful Suzani Wall Hanging Tapestry Embroidery from Rams Head Antiques

This is a most beautiful and very decorative Suzani tapestry or wall hanging dating from the early 20th Century. The piece originates from the region around Uzbekistan and is skilfully ...
Beautiful Suzani Wall Hanging Tapestry Embroidery from Rams Head Antiques

£225

$281 €255

Beautiful Suzani Wall Hanging Tapestry Embroidery from Rams Head Antiques

This is a most beautiful and very decorative Suzani tapestry or wall hanging dating from the early 20th century. The piece originates from the region around Uzbekistan and is skilfully ...
Beautiful Suzani Wall Hanging Tapestry Embroidery from Rams Head Antiques

£265

$330 €300

Victorian Needlework Picture of Scottish Piper from C.S.Moreton (Antiques)

Fine Scottish Victorian needlework picture of a piper in full highland dress contained in its original fancy rosewood frame. All in fine untouched original condition. Fine rich un-faded colours to ...
Victorian Needlework Picture of Scottish Piper from C.S.Moreton (Antiques)

£175

$218 €198

Beautiful Large Suzani Wall Hanging Tapestry Embroidery from Rams Head Antiques

This is a most beautiful and very decorative Suzani tapestry or wall hanging dating from the early 20th Century. The piece originates from the region around Uzbekistan and is skilfully ...
Beautiful Large Suzani Wall Hanging Tapestry Embroidery from Rams Head Antiques

£285

$355 €323