English Tortoiseshell Etui with Fitted Crochet Hook Tambour Compartment
Circa 1830 English tortoiseshell etui the inside is fitted with tiny compartments for crochet hooks that are so small probably used for baby clothes or fine lace making. The top has red gold starred paper lining the inside, original hinge and button closure while the outside top has a sterling silver cartouche that has never been inscribed. Measures: 3 ¾" L x 1 5/8" W x ½" D Note: We regret that in accordance with California laws this item cannot be shipped to CA.
WIDTH: 1 in | HEIGHT: 3¾ in | DEPTH: 0½ in
Shipping Estimate: $15 | FedEx
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CONDITION: One small crack on the button closure side at the bottom, wear consistent with age.