left: In the Palais Royal style, a hinged mother-of-pearl egg on a cart pulled by two donkeys.
Probably designed as a thimble holder. Length 4 1/2 inches.
Price: £ 225
right: A silk-covered wool basket, the panels embroidered on the outside with birds and flowers.The silk on the handle is
a little worn. Diameter 3 inches.
Price: £ 48