A CHARLES II NEEDLEWORK CASKET WITH BALL FEET AND A BRASS HANDLE , MID-17TH CENTURY
worked in tent stitch with metal thread; depicting landscapes with a ploughman, a fisherman, a hunter and shepherd playing bagpipes; on a black velvet-covered display base with protective Perspex case and green flannel cover; the interior contains three small and one long drawer with pink silk lining.
Height 6 1/2 in. by Width 7 1/2 in. by Depth 5 1/4 in.; 16.5 by 19 by 13.3 cm.
Witney Antiques, Witney, Oxfordshire, May 2008;
Vogel Collection no. 793.