Mother of Pearl Etui Egg with Sewing Tools Antique c1880

Mike Loveday


An exquisite mother of pearl and brass etui egg, believed to be French. On pressing the vine leaf decorated handle, the egg hinge opens to reveal a set of decorative sewing tools and a little glass bottle. A beautiful and collectible item.

Dimensions: 18 x 10 x 7cm or 7.08 x 3.93 x 2.75 inches.
Weight: 355 grams or 12.5 ounces.