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    Tiny Corozo Sculptor Masterpiece: 18th Century Needle Case

    Tiny Corozo Sculptor Masterpiece: 18th Century Needle Case

    $250 (approx conversion from £180)

    Item details

    Remarkable object, very small: a needle case from the 18th century, opening with thread, in beautiful condition.
    Shaped as a quiver, and carved in openwork, each character thus standing out from the tree-lined background.
    The upper part shows a rotating decoration of 3 figures: a couple going to a seated figure holding a register: probably a marriage; above, a well-composed bouquet in a basket.
    The lower part shows a toasting couple, table set. This underside ends with an openwork cul de lamp.
    Primitive, 18th century. Extreme precision in the sculpture, very skillful despite its size:
    Dimensions: 8.5cm x 1.4cm.
    Good condition, the thread has been reinforced, it closes very well.

    Insured and tracked shipping from France, 
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    18th Century, Georgian (1714 to 1837)


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