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Tortoiseshell Sewing Box by Lund - circa 1840 United Kingdom

Width 7.00inch [17.78cm]
Height 2.50inch [6.35cm]
Depth 10.00inch [cm]
Medium Tortoiseshell, Velvet
Description Fantastic Thomas Lund tortoiseshell box sewing box inlaid with silver stringing with a silver key profile. The interior of this exquisite tortoiseshell sewing box is lined in emerald green silk with a ruched silk lid, and fitted with the most exquisite engraved mother of pearl fittings with a snowflake design. Has four mother of pearl reels, two shaped engraved winders, a waxer & tape, two silver thimbles, scissors, stiletto, pencil, needle and other sewing related items. The front lock is inscribed: Lund Maker Cornhill London.

Comes with a fully working lock and tasselled key.

Important information below.

If you are purchasing Tortoiseshell pieces and are outside the E.U. you must have a CITES certificate in order to import the item into your country. We can obtain these on your behalf at a cost of £50 and these can take up to 14 working days to arrive at our office . Due to the strict exporting rules of these pieces, they may also come with further shipping costs. Please ensure you contact us prior to purchase for a quote.

Shipping Cost:
United Kingdom £25
Europe £65
International £85

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