Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680

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Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680

Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680
Charles II silver thimble and needle case, dating to c1680, with two hinged compartments, beautiful all-over contemporary scratch-engraved decoration, the lids with flower motifs. Lid springs with original steel mechanisms. Suspension loop on needle case lid. There is a partial. Makers mark struck inside the lid. Other examples have been noted, one is illustrated and written up on page 141 of Investing in Silver by Eric Deleib. In outstanding collectors condition, with no repair and minimal wear to the design. Both lids and hinges in good order. There is a tiny split to the rim of the lower lid adjacent to the closing aperture. Makers mark illegible, London 1680 1685. I have many stunning pieces of collector’s silver in my shop, please look at my other items. I aim only to list antique silver items that are without damage, repair, alteration or undue wear. My silver pieces are ideal as special gifts, for collectors, for investors, or for resale by dealers. I provide clear descriptions and photos. The silver is photographed in flat natural light, but silver is so reflective that black spots from the camera and other reflections are sometimes unavoidable. Please check the dimensions of the object carefully as apparent size can be deceptive. Bank details provided on request. Sizes, weights etc are all approximate. The item “Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680″ is in sale since Friday, May 21, 2021. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Thimbles”. The seller is “13highstreet” and is located in Bath. This item can be shipped worldwide.
  • Antique: Yes
  • Composition: Solid Silver
  • Age: Pre-1800

Very rare Charles II silver thimble and needle case, London c1680