Shell decorated sewing box. The box sports a hinged lid with a centered pincushion top, with scattered shells and shell blossoms in each corner, a base decorated with rows and blossoms of shells and raised on four brass ball feet. The box is in good condition, with scattered loss of shells, mostly along the bottom margins. (Some loose shells included in the box.) Late 19th century.
Dimensions: 8½” wide x 6” deep x 4” high.
Item No. 220201