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W. Avery Brass Needle Case NC3
W. Avery Brass Needle Case NC3
Original, quality late 19th century pressed and embossed brass needle case to hold four different size needles. This super example has a lift up hinged top cover and two sliding tabs to the bottom. When slid sideways one set of one sized needles will appear at the top for selection. Apart from decorative patterns, the sides are each detailed "The Quadruple Golden Casket patented and manufactured by W. Avery & Son Redditch". Complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 1.25" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 135.00


W. Avery Brass Needle Case NC2
Original, quality late 19th century pressed and embossed brass needle case to hold four different size needles. This super example has a lift up hinged top cover and two sliding tabs to the bottom. When slid sideways one set of one sized needles will appear at the top for selection. Apart from decorative patterns the sides are each detailed "The Quadruple Golden Casket patented and manufactured by W. Avery & Son Redditch". Complete and in good and working order.

2.75" x 1.25" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 135.00


W. Avery Brass Needle Case NC2



Brass Handled Tailors Shears S20
Brass Handled Tailors Shears S20
Original, quality pair of late 19th century Sheffield steel tailors shears with cast brass handles and bolt mounts section. This superb example is stamped for the maker "T Wilkinson & Sons Sheffield" and with the Royal Crest to one side and warranted to the other. Brass handled shears by Wilkinson are not easy to find and these are in good and very usable condition and have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

13" x 3.5" x 2.75".

 
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Price: 360.00


Tailors Shears S16
Original, quality, late 19th century, superb steel tailors shears with much of the original black paintwork to the handles and with brass locking nuts. One side of the nut is impressed "? Inventor Newark N. Jersey USA" and all is complete and in good and working order, a super pair of shears, very comfortable to hold and work.

14.5" x 4" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 135.00


Tailors Shears S16

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