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RARE French Victorian Painted Pincushion Pillow with Presentation Box!
We are pleased to offer for your buying consideration an EXQUISITE RARE ANTIQUE FRENCH VICTORIAN HAND PAINTED PINCUSHION PILLOW WITH LITHOGRAPH PRESENTATION BOX!
Whether a collector of antique SEWING EPHEMERA or wanting that special accessory for display with your ANTIQUE DOLL, you will be THRILLED with this very HARD TO FIND antique accessory item!
The pincushion itself is made of gorgeous rich RED SILK, measuring an IMPRESSIVE 6 1/4" wide by 4 1/4" tall, with it's handle creating an additional 4 1/2" in length, and it's FABULOUS TASSELS measuring 2 1/2" long! It is a made to resemble a SMALL PILLOW, with many wonderful DECORATIVE FEATURES on the front including a beautiful FLORAL HAND PAINTED center flanked by fancy ANTIQUE LACE and red RUCHED SILK trim, elegant SILK CORD handle and border, and fabulous alternating red and white SILK TASSELS with tiny decorative gold balls embellishing the bottom!
The gorgeous presentation box measures 6 1/2" long by 4 3/4" deep and is 2 5/8" tall including it's lid! It is made of sturdy cardboard covered with beautiful LITHOGRAPH PAPER in a green and grey plaid pattern against a VIBRANT RED background, and the center of the lid showcases a wonderful outdoor scene featuring a MILL MOTIF with lovely FLORAL CLUSTERS, all bordered with gold DRESDEN PAPER----------a favorite theme among the FRENCH VICTORIANS! The set is in overall EXCELLENT CONDITION with the silk of the pincushion with very little wear and the colors of both the pillow and lithograph box still VIBRANT and the gold Dresden paper wonderfully glowing------an overall GORGEOUS DISPLAY piece!
Our 13" antique French Fashion doll delights in modeling this wonderful accessory item, and whether a collector of antique Victorian SEWING EPHEMERA or wanting that special accessory for your antique doll (we think POLICHINELLE when we see those silk tassels!), this EXQUISITE RARE ANTIQUE VICTORIAN HAND PAINTED PINCUSHION PILLOW WITH LITHOGRAPH PRESENTATION BOX is being offered for the first time on Ruby Lane for your buying consideration-----a MAGNIFICENT TREASURE!
Please note that any doll or accessory items used for display are not included in this offering, unless otherwise specified.
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