SOLD! for $348.00.
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Two antique embroidery kits with contents. 1st item: Wood box with sliding lid, lithographed paper label: "The Little Embroiderer/La Petite Brodeuse". Contains turned wooden embroidery frame and assorted sewing implements, including three Bristol board bookmark patterns. Box 2" H x 8"W x 7"D. 2nd item: Paper covered wood box labeled "Mercerie" with hinged top, opens to reveal numerous original contents for needlework/embroidery including floss, snaps, needles, thread, three ivory sewing tools, stork form scissors, thimble, and lithographed paper patterns. Box 3"H x 10-1/2"W x 7"D. Provenance: estate of Isabel Pesek, Ames, Iowa. Condition: 1st item: some wear and losses to paper on top. 2nd item: Grime and edge wear to exterior. Both items in overall very good condition; some items inside may not be original.