Antique Tools, Scissors & Measures for Sewing

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Antique Tartan Ware Tape Measure Stuart * Circa 1870 This little Tartan ware tape measure was made by the W. & A. Smith Co. of Mauchline, Scotland in the 3rd to 4th quarter of the 19th century. The silk tape is original and starts at 5". The knob on top winds t...
Antique Scottish Tartan Ware Tape Measure * Stuart * Circa 1870
Antique Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Ladies Scissors American * Circa 1890-1900 These pretty antique sterling silver handled scissors have flowing Art Nouveau style designs with lady's faces on the shanks. They are marked "Sterling" on both sides. The blades ar...
Antique American Sterling Silver Art Nouveau Ladies Scissors * Circa 1890-1900
Victorian 5 piece sewing kit . Tested each piece is sterling . The case see picture 7 you can see part of lid broke off . Scissors also part broken . Other pieces very clean . Detailed emails are welcomed for a successful auction . I am also listing a Victorian Snuff bo...
Victorian 5 Piece Etui Sewing Kit Sterling Silver Thimble Needle .. etc
Antique Germany Porcelain Pierrot Tape Measure TITLE: Antique Germany Porcelain Pierrot Tape Measure.DESCRIPTION: This tape measure is a Pierrot head with the tape coming from his mouth. The tape measure is porcelain. Number on the back. Pictured on page 53 of the tape...
Antique Germany Porcelain Pierrot Tape Measure
Antique Stork Scissors w/ Sterling Silver Handles American / German * Circa 1900 I've only seen stork embroidery scissors with silver handles like this a few times before, so they're pretty rare. The blades and stork are steel with very fine feathers and details engrave...
 Antique Stork Scissors w/ Sterling Silver Handles * American / German * C1900
A GREAT ADVERTISING TATTING SHUTTLE IN VERY GOOD CONDITION Made about 1910, this tatting shuttle is made of "French Ivory" which is a celluloid made to resemble ivory. It advertises Lydia Pinkham's Vegetable Compound with her picture on the front and the logo...
Antique Tatting Shuttle, YOURS FOR HEALTH, Lydia Pinkham, c.1910, French Ivory
Antique Celluloid Parrot Sewing Tape Measure, NR TITLE: Antique Celluloid Parrot Sewing Tape Measure..DESCRIPTION: Celluloid tape measure in the shape of a parrot. The tape is marked Germany. CONDITION: Great antique condition. The tape snaps back well.SIZE/MEASUREMENTS...
Antique Celluloid Parrot Sewing Tape Measure, NR
WELCOME TO MY AUCTION ! ANTIQUE GERMAN GERMANY WW I PROSTITUTE'S SCISSOR DAGGER DIRK ~ LADY'S KNIFE PLEASE NOTE, WE APPRECIATE ALL BIDDERS BUT BIDDERS WITH 0 - 5 FEEDBACK MUST CONTACT US PRIOR TO PLACING YOUR BIDS TO CONFIRM YOU ARE SERIOUS ABOUT THE PURCHASE, IF NO...
ANTIQUE GERMAN GERMANY WW I PROSTITUTE'S SCISSOR DAGGER DIRK ~ LADY'S KNIFE
Vintage Clean Cut hand crank pinking machine.Manufactured by the South Highland Machine Company in the early 1900's.Clamps to the table so fabric can be run through the machine using the hand crank. Please review photos for details, as they are part of the description.I...
Vintage Clean Cut Hand Crank Pinking Machine Sewing South Richland Machine Co
Vintage R. Heinisch Tailor Shears Scissors 13“ Long Please check out the pictures for condition and let me know if you have any questions. Thanks for looking. Item(s) will be professionally packaged and ship UPS.
Vintage R. Heinisch Tailor Shears Scissors 13“ Long
ALL MY GOODS ARE SANITIZED WITH A ULTRA VIOLET LAMP BEFORE SENDING. I DO COMBINE ON POST,REFUNDING ANY OVERPAID POST. SEE MY STORE FOR MANY MORE.ALL ORDERS OF $39 OR MORE MUST PAY FOR FULLY TRACKED POST FROM THE INVOICE I WILL SEND. STANDARD NON TRACKED MAIL $15 AIR POS...
ANTIQUE SEWING CARVED FLOWER TOP THREAD DISPENSER.
Wonderful Antique Brass Retractable Tape Measure Relief Cat Face Green Glass Eyes - in Very Good Condition with no damage or repairs. It measures 1 1/8" D with Spring Mechanism and Germany marks on rim. Minor wear due to age and handling. Gentle polishing may be ne...
Antique Brass Retractable Tape Measure Relief Cat Face with Green Glass Eyes
Antique RARE Squirrel Tape Measure w/ Butterfly End, London, Made in Austria NR TITLE: Antique RARE Squirrel Tape Measure w/ Butterfly End, London, Made in Austria.DESCRIPTION: Very rare metal painted tape measure made in Austria and sold in London. The tape measure has...
Antique RARE Squirrel Tape Measure w/ Butterfly End, London, Made in Austria NR
Very nice condition front and back with no cracks or crazing, but some wear and a small imperfection on the inside of one of the rims. Please see photos. Measures 1 /34" across. Tape retracts. Shipping is $3.99 Return for full refund if not completely satisfied.
*Vintage Niagara Falls Tape Measure 1 3/4"
WONDERFUL ANTIQUE FRENCH SILVER ETUI NECESSAIRE SEWING CASE c1762A wonderful quality antique European solid silver etui / necessaire; with beautiful repoussé rococo style decoration, and sprung-button hinged lid opening to reveal some of the original silver, steel (and...
WONDERFUL ANTIQUE FRENCH SILVER ETUI NECESSAIRE SEWING CASE c1762
Antique Celluloid Sewing Tape Measure Benjamin Franklin, NR ITEM DESCRIPTION: Antique Celluloid Sewing Tape Measure Benjamin Franklin. I believe this man represents Ben Franklin or maybe Thomas Jefferson. He has a scroll in on hand and books in the other. AGE: C-1900. C...
Antique Celluloid Sewing Tape Measure Benjamin Franklin, NR
ANTIQUE GERMAN SHEPHERD ALSATIAN DOG CELLULOID MEASURING TAPEEXQUISITE!!! Here is a lovely antique German Shepherd Alsatian Dog measuring tape in celluloid ~~ You won't find another like it! Very nicely made with splendid detail As it is 100+ years old, and having a ver...
ANTIQUE CELLULOID GERMAN SHEPHERD ALSATIAN DOG FIGURAL TAPE MEASURE ~ EXCELLENT!
ALL MY GOODS ARE SANITIZED WITH A ULTRA VIOLET LAMP BEFORE SENDING. I DO COMBINE ON POST,REFUNDING ANY OVERPAID POST. SEE MY STORE FOR MANY MORE.AIR POST STANDARD.NOT TRACKED $15 AIR POST- WITH FULL TRACKING SERVICE$18 EU BUYERS MAY BE CHARGED CUSTOMS DUTY. Antique sewi...
ANTIQUE SEWING TAPE MEASURE,WINID UP TOP PIERCED & CARVED TAGUA NUT
Wooden Treen Pin Cushion Clamp Drawer with Ivory-Looking Handle. With the drawer removed you can see "1847" penciled underneath the top. You be the judge! Any way, it's a pretty nice little piece and does have wear. Buyer pays shipping. Thanks!
Wooden Treen Pin Cushion Clamp Drawer with Ivory-Looking Handle
Antique RARE Pedal Bike Tape Measure TITLE: Antique RARE Pedal Bike Tape Measure.DESCRIPTION: Very rare tape measure that is a rock shaped base with a pedal bike on the top. You pull out the tape and twist the bike to retract the tape. The bike is so detailed with a cha...
Antique RARE Pedal Bike Tape Measure
Antique RARE Brass Bathing House Tape Measure TITLE: Antique RARE Brass Bathing House Tape Measure.DESCRIPTION: This is another very rare brass tape measure. This tape is in the shape of a bathing house on wheels. The tape pulls out the front and retracts by turning the...
Antique RARE Brass Bathing House Tape Measure
Celluloid Tape Measure Jenny Wade and Pennsylvania Statehouse. Measures 1 3/8” across. Buyer agrees to pay $4.50 s/h. I accept PayPal. United States only.
Celluloid Tape Measure Jenny Wade & Pennsylvania State Memorial Gettysburg
Antique Holly or Orange Tree in Planter Tape Measure, NR TITLE: Antique Holly or Orange Tree in Planter Tape Measure.DESCRIPTION: This tape measure is a tree with red balls, berries on the bottom of the tree. The tree is in a decorated planter. The tape pulls out from t...
Antique Holly or Orange Tree in Planter Tape Measure, NR
12 Antique collectable ivory, bone crochet tattering needles. Shipped with USPS First Class. 12 different sizes
12 Antique collectable bone crochet tattering needles
Antique figural tape measure in the form of a coronation coach. Gilt metal with red celluloid windows on three sides (all intact). Movable spoke wheels and heraldic figures on the front of the coach. Silk tape rewinds by mechanism on top of coach. Measures 2-5/8 inches...
Antique Coronation Coach Tape Measure
Nice vintage Heinisch shears. See pics for exact condition. Does look like it has been repainted at some point in its past but it was done very very well. Measures 15" long and is right handed.
Vintage R. Heinisch Inventor Tailor Shears Scissors Pat. 1859 15“ Long brass
Antique RARE Automoblie, Car, Original Wheels, Metal Tape Measure, NR TITLE: Antique RARE Automoblie, Car, Original Wheels, Metal Tape Measure.DESCRIPTION: This is a rare early tape measure. It is an early auto or car tape. This one car tape has the original rubber whee...
Antique RARE Automoblie, Car, Original Wheels, Metal Tape Measure, NR
SIMPLE AND ELEGANT DESIGN This thread winder dates to about 1910. It is marked Sterling on the back along with the Webster logo. Winders like this were used to store fine embroidery silks and cottons that came in skeins rather than on commercial spools. Great condition.
Elegant Antique Sterling Silk Thread Winder by Webster, c. 1910, Graceful Shape
Wonderful Antique Retractable Tape Measure Advertising American Exchange Bank in Duluth with Art Nouveau Portrait of a Lady on Front - in Very Good Condition with no damage or repairs. It measures 1 3/4" D with Spring Mechanism . Minor wear due to age and handling....
Antique Retractable Tape Measure Advertising Duluth Bank / Art Nouveau Lady
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