An early 19th Century Palais Royal necessaire de dame or etui, the red tooled leather case with fitted interior containing silver gilt scissors with steel blades, a stiletto, faceted scent bottle, two mother-of-pearl reels, a mother-of-pearl thimble, three carved mother of pearl winders, a bodkin, a double ended retractable pencil and blade, all stamped 12k with makers marks and petite French Assay marks for Paris provinces 1809-1819.
Nicholas Davies - Director
Silver, Jewellery and Militaria
Over the last 30 years Nick has been involved within the Antique Trade. Founding Fieldings in 2001 the company has grown into a major provincial auction house. Nick has seen a wide variety of items during his career from a South Africa Rorke’s Drift Medal, which sold for £39,500 to the iconic Athena tennis dress and racket purchased by Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Club from Fieldings in 2015.