An early 20th century silver gilt turquoise necessaire,  by Thornhill,
Lot 5
An early 20th century silver gilt turquoise necessaire, by Thornhill,
Sold for AU$ 1,586 (US$ 1,482) inc. premium
Auction Details
Fine Jewellery Melbourne
17 Jun 2013 19:30 EST

Auction 21292
An early 20th century silver gilt turquoise necessaire,  by Thornhill, An early 20th century silver gilt turquoise necessaire,  by Thornhill,
Lot Details
An early 20th century silver gilt turquoise necessaire, by Thornhill, circa 1910
The rectangular case of ribbed silver gilt design, studded with circular turquoise collets, the cover centring a cartouche with applied silver plaque 'Annette', within a turquoise collet border, opening to reveal a velvet-lined tray fitted with silver gilt sewing instruments, each accented by turquoise studs and ropetwist detail, including: a pen knife, a bodkin, a thread holder, a thimble, scissors, and a needlecase, to the similar reverse, on four feet, reverse case engraved Thornhill, New Bond Street, London, 13.5x7.5x2.5cm, gross weight 360.0 grams, damage to scissors
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