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Mary Lever's
Early 19th c

I just had to buy this charming wallet, with stenciled decoration. I think it is quite unique.


Cataloguing

the pale blue silk/wool made into four pockets, each with stencilled decoration (dates?), the centre with Mary Lever embroidered in black cross stitch, edged and backed with mauve , two mauve silk ribbons with gold fastenings, 8 x 4 in or 20 x 10 cm


Condition

One small area of discolouration to the front tape and the back is badly damaged, as you will be able to see.


Price: £145 | $200 | €160

Ref N°: 7369