Gentlemen’s Black Rayskin and Silver Etui Necessaire, French, 18th Century
Georgian 18th century gentleman’s silver and green rayskin etui/necessaire with push button clasp. A tapering silver case fitted with eight original tools of: steel tweezers with file, silver straight edged razor with steel blade, ivory note wafer which is actually 2 wafers joined by a gromet. The rest of the tools are silver, small hinged ruler, knife, ink pen with nib, and another piece that might have been a pencil but is missing it’s nib and bodkin. The very fine green shagreen items of this era are the finest belly skins of stingray. (NOTE: In accordance with CA laws this item cannot be shipped to California. )
WIDTH: 1½ in | HEIGHT: 3½ in | DEPTH: 0¾ in
Shipping Estimate: $35 | FedEx
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CONDITION: There is one very small tear in the rayskin at the bottom as pictured and pencil nib is missing.