lot 371

λ Three sewing boxes 19th century, one with blue lacquer and boulle work in brass and mother-of-pearl, enclosing various implements, another decorated with cut steel on red leather with the word 'Souvenir', enclosing mother-of-pearl and gilt metal implements, the last modelled as two leather-bound books with gilt tooling, a tortoiseshell purse and a matching notebook inlaid with a silver shield, contained in a leather case, and a small wooden box printed with birds around a nest, 20cm max. (7)