EDWARDIAN SILVER "FLEDGLING" PIN CUSHION BY WILLIAM ...

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MAI79

This delightful solid silver "fledgling" chick pin cushion is more unusual than the "hatching" chick pin cushion design, it bears the marks of William Hair Haseler and is dated Birmingham 1905. Detailed plumage resting on an oval solid silver base, with the chick's back being the cushion.
Fitted with a dark green velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

W.H.H for William Hair Haseler.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion passant.
Date letter "f" for 1905.

Condition:

Good.
Silver casing in very good condition.
Minor recess to the base.
Velvet in very good condition.

Dimensions:

Length tail to beak: 5cm / 2 inches.
Height: 4cm / 1.4 inches.
Width: 3cm / 1.2 inches.

Postage:

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£265

SMALL EDWARDIAN STERLING SILVER ELEPHANT PIN CUSHION ...

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JUIN89

This small and exquisite novelty silver pin cushion in the form of an elephant was made by the Boots Pure Drug Company and is dated Birmingham 1908. It is fitted with its original fushia velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

BPDC for Boots Pure Drug Company
Lion Passant.
Date letter "i" for 1908.
Birmingham Assay mark.

Dimensions:

Length up to tail: 4cm / 1.6 inches.
Height: 3.5cm / 1.2 inches.
Width: 1.5cm / 0.4 inches.

Condition:

Silver casing in reasonable condition with a couple of dings on the head and a minute 2mm split on the side.
Cushion in good condition.
Sits firmly on its legs.
No repairs.
Original velvet cushion.

Postage:

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Postage UK: £7 Special delivery next day.
Postage overseas: £10 International Signed For.
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£215

CASED EDWARDIAN SILVER THIMBLE BY HENRY FOWLER, ...

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NOV84

This delightful cased silver thimble was made in Birmingham 1905 and bears teh marks of Henry Fowler. The lower section of the thimble fully hallmarked. The middles section engraved with stylised flowerhead designs. The Morocco leather case lined with velvet and satin.

Hallmarks:

H.F for Henry Fowler.
Lion Passant.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Date letter "e" for 1905.

Dimensions:

Height of the case: 3.5 cm
Height of the thimble: 2.5cm
Diameter: 1.8cm

Condition:

Very good.
Both silver thimble and case in very good condition.

Postage:

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£120

GEORGE V SILVER FROG PIN CUSHION BY ...

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JUIN88

This delightful and very collectable George V silver novelty frog pin cushion was made by the prolific Adie & Lovekin and is dated Birmingham 1911. Modelled as a frog, a very desirable subject, and fitted with the original blue velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:
AL&L for Adie & Lovekin.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "m" for 1911.

Dimensions:

Length: 4.5cm / 1.4 inches.
Width: 2.5cm / 1 inch.
Height: 2.5cm / 2 inch.

Condition:

Excellent.

Postage UK: £7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from £12 International Signed For.
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RARE EDWARDIAN SILVER TEDDY BEAR PIN CUSHION ...

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FEV97

This is a truly delightful and very collectable pin cushion in the form of a seated teddy bear. It is dated Chester 1909 and bears the hallmarks of the BOots Pure Drug Company. The back fitted with then original purple velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

BPDC for Boots Pure Drug Company
Chester assay mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "l" for 1909.

Dimensions:

Height: 4cm / 1.4 inches.

Condition:
Silver casing and cushion in very good condition.
Sits firmly on its legs.
No repairs.

Postage UK: £7 Special delivery next day.
Postage overseas: £10 International Signed For.
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UNUSUAL EDWARDIAN SILVER CHICK PIN CUSHION BY ...

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OCTO65

This rare and delightful Edwardian sterling silver pin cushion is dated Birmingham 1909 and was made by the prolific silversmiths Cohen & Charles. The hallmarked sterling silver head is embellished with textured decoration realistically reproducing the birdís plumage. The body of the chick is comprised of a later recovered blue velvet cushion.

This body supported by two feet raised on a circular base. The base loaded and retaining the original leatherette.

Hallmarks:

C&C for Cohen & Charles.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "k" for 1909.

Dimensions:

Maximum length: 5cm / 1.6 inches.
Maximum height: 5cm / 1.6 inches.
Base diameter: 3.2 cm / 1.2 inches.

Condition:
Silver casing and cushion in very good condition.

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Postage overseas: £10 International Signed For.
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19TH CENTURY FRENCH SILVER GILT SEWING KIT, ...

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MARS95

This is a fabulous and complete French ivory and silver gilt sewing necessaire. The oval-shaped ivory case opening to reveal a fitted recessed interior containing gilded silver sewing implements including retractable pencil, scissors, needle case, thimble, stiletto and bodkin. the hinged cover applied with a silver gilt initialed cartouche.

The base with an ivory button latch release.

The sewing implements with French silver guarantee mark.

The silver gilt hinged marked "BREVETE SGDG".

Complete with all original sewing tools.

Condition:

Very good.
All silver gilt tools in excellent condition.
Case in very good glossy condition.
The cover clasps shut nicely.

Dimensions:

Length: 11cm / 4.2 inches.
Width: 6cm / 2.4 inches.

Postage UK: £8 Special Delivery Next day.
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RARE EDWARDIAN SILVER PIN CUSHION IN THE ...

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NOV85

This large and rather delightful Edwardian silver pin cushion is dated Chester 1908 and was made by S. Blanckensee & Son Ltd. The circular, somewhat domed brim rising to a vertical band representing a ribbon, with a bow to the front, the top covered in pale green velvet. The loaded base with black Morocco leather.

Hallmarks:

S.B & S. Ltd for S Blanckensee & Sons.
Registration number: 532398.
Chester Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "H" for 1908

Dimensions:

Diameter: 8.5cm / 3.4 inches.
Height: 5cm / 2 inches.

Condition:

Very good.

Postage UK: £8 Special Delivery Next day.
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RARE AND EXQUISITE EARLY VICTORIAN CASED SEWING ...

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NOV87

This wonderful mid-19th Century English silver sewing set dates circa 1840. Presented in its original red tooled leather case, it is fitted with the original silver tools, as usual with sewing implements of this date, they are unmarked. The beautifully worked tools comprise a thimble, a stiletto, a bodkin and scissors in a sheath. The case itself is in beautiful original condition.

Hallmarks:

Unmarked as was nearly always the case with small silver implements but tested as silver.

Dimensions:

Scissors:

Length: 10cm / 4 inches

Case: 12cm x 6.5cm approx. / 5.2 inches x 2.5 inches.

Condition:

The silver tools are in very good condition.
The box is in very good condition, snaps shut nicely, minor scuffing on cover commensurate with age.

Postage:

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Postage UK: £8 Royal Mail Special delivery.
Postage overseas: £15 International signed for.

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LARGE EDWARDIAN SILVER ELEPHANT PIN CUSHION BY ...

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JUIN74

This is a superb novelty Edwardian silver pin cushion in the from of an elephant. It is the larger size, 7cm long, which is rarer, hence more desirable. It is in excellent condition and is fitted with a dark blue velvet cushion.

Hallmarks:

S&Co for Spurrier & Co.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "g" for 1906.
Birmingham Assay mark.

Dimensions:

Length up to tail: 7cm / 2.6 inches.
Height: 5cm / 2 inches.

Condition:

Silver casing and cushion in very good condition.
Sits firmly on its legs.
No repairs.
Original velvet cushion.

Postage UK: £8 Special delivery next day.
Postage overseas: £10 International Signed For.
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NOVELTY SILVER PIN CUSHION IN THE FORM ...

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NOV86

This rare and fabulous sterling silver pin cushion in the form of a ladies' shoe has a very good size, measuring over 5"" long. The elongated plain silver body with bright-engraved border and patent number. The casing fitted with the original green velvet and the front with green original green satin bow. The sole is beautifully crafted with light oak and the heel is rather elegant.

Hallmarks:
S.B & S. Ltd for S Blanckensee & Sons.
Birmingham Assay Mark.
Lion Passant.
Date letter "m" for 1911.

Dimensions:
Length: 13cm / 5 inches.
Height: 5cm / 2 inches.

Condition:
Silver casing and cushion in very good condition.
Postage UK: £8 Special delivery next day.
Postage overseas: £10 International Signed For.
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EDWARDIAN SILVER SWAN PIN CUSHION BY BRITTON ...

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SEPT88

This delighful silver swan pin cushion bears the marks of Britton Gould & Co and is dated Birmingham 1906. The body with detailed plumage rests on an oval silver base, the cushion finished in teal velvet.

Hallmarks:

BG&Co for Britton Gould &Co.
Birmingham Assay mark.
Lion passant.
Date letter "k" for 1906.

Condition:
Very good.
Body in excellent condition.

Dimensions:
Length: 6cm / 2.2 inches.
Height: 4cm / 1.4 inches.
Width: 2.5cm / 1 inches.

Postage UK: £7 Special Delivery Next day.
Postage overseas: from £12 International Signed For.
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SOLD