A mid-19th Century tortoiseshell needlepacket box of knife box form,

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Lot 755
A mid-19th Century tortoiseshell needlepacket box of knife box form,

Sold for £ 270 (US$ 337) inc. premium
A mid-19th Century tortoiseshell needlepacket box of knife box form,
the lid with white metal shield, the interior with graduated ivory dividers, 5cm high, a 19th Century ivory and pique work purse later fitted with needle flannel and silk pockets, 7 x 6cm, and an ivory model of a chair with bar back, the pierced ivory seat on square tapering legs and sliding to reveal a pin compartment, 10cm high. (3)

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