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Victorian Sewing Box


Victorian Sewing Box

Victorian Sewing Box

Victorian Sewing Box

Victorian Sewing Box

This is a sweet little piece I found a while ago: embossed paper-covered cardboard compartmentalized sewing box.

As you can see by the photos, the outside is enchantingly embellished with a charming litho of two children and a cat.  Do note that the little girl is holding her dolly in her lap and looks as if she was reading to her before the young gentleman behind her interrupted.  By the look on her face, it appears the interruption is a welcome one.  Below them is the gold embossed “Sewing-Box”.

The interior lid is wonderfully decorated and, at it’s center, is a small mirror with beveled edge.  Contained within are a few accoutrements of the sewing box including a bone thread winder, bodkin, punch, threads and velvet pincushion.

Said box is 6 ½ inches wide by 5 ¼ inches deep by 1¾ inches high.

Condition is very good with some signs of wear attendant with age and use.

This would make a nice addition to a large doll’s sewing vignette as well as simply a nice display piece for any collection.

Price: SOLD


The items featured here are a small sampling of our inventory. If you are looking for a particular item, it may be in the shop so don't hesitate to contact me. Also, do check the photos under the "Shop & Shows" feature page, as you may spot an item in one of them that speaks to your collecting sensibility.

Also, don't hesitate to ask for more photos of a piece..Or ask as many questions as you like about it.


Terms and Conditions of Sale:

Personal checks, money orders, cashiers checks. Personal checks require a 7 business day bank clearance period. Unless prior arrangements have been made, payment must be received within 7 days or item will be re-offered for sale.

I guarantee all items to be as described. I try to be as thorough and meticulous in my descriptions as possible, and will gladly send additional photos as well as answer any questions about a piece in order to avoid return of merchandise.

In the event there is a discrepancy with respect to an item's representation, I must be notified within 48 hours of receipt of the piece. Upon notification, and my approval, the item must be returned within 7 days in the condition it was received in order to receive a refund less shipping and insurance.

Taxes:
Pennsylvania residents must pay 6% sales tax unless they possess a valid resale number.

Shipping and Handling:
Purchaser is responsible for all shipping, handling and insurance costs. I ship via the best and lowest priced carrier for the piece. Pickup of items at The Black Angus in Adamstown, Pennsylvania is a possibility depending on circumstances.

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