Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box
Tunbridge Sewing Box

Tunbridge Sewing Box

c. 1870 United Kingdom

Offered by Hampton Antiques

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Tunbridge Ware sewing box by Henry Hollamby with a view of Glena Cottage on the lid.

The interior is lined with burgundy velvet and paper. The main tray features many compartments for thimbles spools and other sewing tools, a padded tool tray and two removable needle books. Underneath this is a larger storage space.

Also included is a small matchbox with buttons and beads inside, and a needle packet by JAs Smith & Son. The front of the packet reads:
"Improved Patent.
Forged Best Cast Steel Sail makers needles.
Manufactured by JAs SMITH & SON. Made in England. Warranted
Made by Hand, and not to cut the Twine."

This tunbridge sewing box comes with a fully working lock and tasselled key.

More information on Sewing Boxes can be found on our history page.

More information on Tunbridge ware can be found here.

Shipping Cost:
United Kingdom £25
Europe £45
International £65

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Dimensions
Height 4.25 inch (10.79 cm)
Width 9.00 inch (22.86 cm)
Depth 6.00 inch (15.24 cm)
Stock Code
ACE
Medium
Wood, Velvet
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England

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