Charming old antique Victorian silk slipper needle thimble sewing holder case.
It features beaded floral detailing on the top along with a fine cord border. The slipper has a small pin cushion on the heel and the interior would have housed a thimble. The top of the slipper lifts up to reveal two layers of felt which would have been used to store needles. the base of the shoe is made of old print paper which has old Spanish writing on it and contains the name of the city "Madrid".
the case is in good condition for it's age with minor signs of wear and age related marks. The interior felt shows some moth damage on one corner along with a couple of other "Nimbles". Please see photos for further details.
It measures 3 1/2" in length.
Antique Victorian Silk Slipper Shoe Pin Cushion Needle Thimble Holder Sewing Case