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Une Dynastie Américaine en Europe - Collections Eleanor Post Close & Antal Post de Bekessy

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A gold, enamel and paste sewing necessaire, Jean-Michel-Joseph Soroge , Paris
each piece with blue enamel ornament on a matted gold ground, applied with opalescent enamel and red paste beads, comprising a pair of scissors, a bodkin, a thimble, a needle case and a perfume bottle, in it original red morocco case applied with gold cartouche initialled C, the interior of the lid with mirror, original beige silk cushion, maker’s mark on thimble only, French 1er coq on almost each piece, case: 12cm, 4 ¾ in high ; and a heart-shaped fishskin needle case with gold and gilt-metal mounts, unmarked, probably French, circa 1770, 5cm., 2in high ; and a gilt-metal needle case chased with a putto and rocaille elements, probably German, circa 1740-50, 12cm., 4 ¾ in high
Quantity: 3
1798- 1809
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Une Dynastie Américaine en Europe - Collections Eleanor Post Close & Antal Post de Bekessy

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Paris