Mother-of-pearl, gold sewing box in shape of flower. Charles X.
Enquire about this Item
Mother-of-pearl, gold sewing box in shape of flower.
Charles X.
Alternate Text

Exceptional nacre sewing and writing case in gold, turquoise and mother of pearls. This kit comes in the form of a daisy and opens in three parts revealing accessories. The lower part is removable and includes a die and a needle case. The upper part opens with a hinge is let discover a writing kit with ivory tablets and pencil, and needle wool. The heart of the flower opens and has a small compartment probably salt. The kit is finely chiselled with flower motifs on amati gold background accented with turquoise half pearls.
This case is characteristic of Charles X style mixing mother-of-pearl, gold and turquoise.
Weight: 1 oz (29gr.)
L: 3.34 in. (8.5 cm).
Restauration period. Charles X. Circa 1820-1830.
REF:5014
Price:12000€


Mother-of-pearl, gold sewing box in shape of flower. Charles X.