A late 19th century tortoiseshell aide memoire, the rectangular hinged case with white metal inlaid detail to cover, opening to reveal internal ivory page and pencil (a/f), together with a similar purse with blue silk lined interior containing within fitted case.
Aidememoire has crack, break and glued repair to back, with further cracks. Purse has cracks and signs of damage. Viewing in person is recommended and is available in our Birmingham saleroom on the specified dates. Buyers must satisfy themselves as to the description or condition of items, and interested bidders are encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid.