An 18th century English filigree silver-gilt Needlebook
An 18th century unmarked silver-gilt English filigree Needlebook in its original silk-lined sharkskin case, circa 1775. The pages of the needlebook of red baize.
Good with some distortion to the outer case. Some wear to the needlebook pages and the silk lining of the outer case. The book may have originally been sewn into the filigree cover but is now loose.
The outer case is 6.70 cm. long, 4.60 cm. wide and 1.40 cm deep. The whole weighs 48 gms.