Dressmakers' glass headed pins - pink box - large model

Dressmakers' glass headed pins - pink box - large model

pink box containing 200 Murano glass headed dressmaker's pins

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€ 16.00

This delightful pin boxe is covered on the perimeter by a beautiful pink paper, imitating what is known in French as "galluchat", a technique used in the making of leather goodsusing shark or ray skin. It was perfectioned in the 17th century by the master corset maker, Jean-Claude Galluchat and was used extensively for making scissor boxes and sewing baskets.

Contents: about 200 glass headed pins (assorted colours).

Size of the pins: length, 30mm - diametre, 0,60mm.

Box dimensions: height 3.5cm – diametre 7.3cm.
Metal lid and base. Metallic coloured cardboard interior.

Colour of box: pink, pink label.

ATTENTION: to avoid the boxes opening during transport, the lid is fairly stiff on the first opening. This small inconvenience disappears rapidly after a couple of openings.

Check out as well our blue, orange, red, violet and dark red version of this box.

All our pins and needles are MADE IN FRANCE.

You also may be interested in our floral motif pin boxes.

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