Trapani travel case

An exceptional fitted sewing case in a tapered hexagonal shape consisting of; a pair of scissors, a bodkin and a stiletto, all in gilt copper inlaid with hand carved coral elements of a very pretty hue and quality, Trapani, Italy, 18th century.

Length: 10.5 cm

Literature: ‘Splendori di Sicilia, Art Decorative dal Rinascimento al Barocco’, Maria Concetta Di Natale, from p. 467.

PeriodEarly jewellery
PriceSold

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