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Vesta Case

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Price: £ 68
Dimensions: L. 70mm
Reference: SA 2415

Rare Victorian convict straw work vesta case with a charming note from the maker to his mother: 'The last little offering I made dear mother in Ruxton CHB Oct. 1869' (was it the latest or the last before execution?). A wonderfully intricate example and uncommon in this pristine condition.
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