English 18th Century Enamel Bodkin Case with Pastoral Vignettes

(Great Britain, 18th Century)

English 18th Century Enamel Bodkin Case with Pastoral Vignettes
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English 18th Century Enamel Bodkin Case with Pastoral Vignettes

Georgian Era, circa 1770, enamel bodkin case decorated with three pastoral vignettes within raised gold rococo scrolls on a pink ground with blue dots and white dot lattice. Bodkin cases were used for large sewing needles and sometimes as a billet-doux to deliver secret love letters. The pull off top has a brass tube base within, overall size 4 ½” long x 5/8” in diameter. English, Bilston, South Straffordshire

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Origin Great Britain
Category Enamel
Circa1760
Period 18th Century
Style Georgian
ConditionVery good

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CONDITION: One small hairline crack on the bottom and rub to bottom case blue dots that is constant of age.

THB REF: 3121447478
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