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.
Liz Winnicott - Valuer & Auctioneer
Silver & Jewellery
Liz joins Fieldings as a consultant valuer and auctioneer. After studying for an MA in Arts Market appraisal in London, Liz spent several years in a regional auction house progressing to a senior position within the company. On the rostrum on a weekly basis, she conducted both the general and Fine Art and Antique sales, including appearances on BBC’s Antiques Road Trip. Liz likes nothing more than uncovering hidden treasures. With knowledge in all areas, Liz has a particular interest in silver, especially from 1945 to 1970.