Vintage Wooden Accordian Sewing Box~Romania~Accordion

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  • Item Category: Textiles, Clothing & Accessories
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 12, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
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Vintage Accordion Style Sewing Box ~ Made in Romania ~ Vintage Sewing Accessories Included (The pictures are of the actual item. I photograph in a light tent so sometimes they are mistaken for stock photos. If I have more than one of the same item, I photograph just one if the rest are identical and photograph them individually if t are any differences.)
Description : is a beautiful old sewing box in impeccable condition. The wood is beautiful and it opens up flawlessly to expand in the accordion style. It also has beautiful dovetailing throughout. It is stamped on the bottom "Made in Romania". The box itself is 12.5" wide, 7" tall, and 6.5" deep. The legs are 3" tall and the handle is 4.25" high, so the total height of the box is about 14.5" from the bottom of the feet to the top of the handle. When the accordion is fully expanded, the "wingspan" is 42" (about 3.5 feet). Also included in this auction are all the vintage sewing items pictured, which include: - (1) sealed package of dressmakers carbon tracing paper ~ 6 sheets of assorted colors of 6.5" x 19.5" each ~ made by Penn products company - (1) tracing wheel - (1) vintage tomato pin cushion with pins - (1) sew & knit gauge with original cardboard back - (1) package of bias tape in original packaging ~ made by Talon in 1973 ~ 1/2" wide single fold - (12) spools of thread in varying stages of use - (3) sealed packages of blue flex-lace seam binding ~ made by Wrights in 1978 ~ front of the package reads "it's like pretty underwear" - (1) long piece of eyelet trim Shipping within the USA: $11.99 (via PO Boxes) Shipping to Canada: $26.99 Shipping Around the World: Over $43.99 Additional Notes : In my You Decide Style Auctions t is no reserve price , so You Decide exactly what it's worth. I'm selling many items on behalf of a couple who were born in the 1920's and are looking to clean out some of their belongings from over the years. If you don't find this particular item interesting, do yourself a favor, and...
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