A large mixed group of thimbles
Lot 113
A large mixed group of thimbles
Sold for £375 (US$ 630) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
18 Oct 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 20169
Lot Details
A large mixed group of thimbles
Including a Wedgewood style thimble; two Dreema examples; several of sterling silver; one inscribed 'Ethel', featuring a horse; one inscribed 'Thelma 1941'; several miniature and child's thimbles; two featuring needle threaders; two with hard stone tops; one featuring a cat and moveable mouse; three modern Stanhope thimbles; twelve early 20th century Versilbert Hummel examples featuring children's illustrations; an Elizabethan thimble and Georgian thimble found in the Thames; a 14th century thimble; a bronze 18th century thimble; a group of aluminium advertising thimbles and a group of brass thimbles; together with four glass domed thimble stands, a group of thimble cases and holders, and several further display accessories. (qty)
  1. Claire Browne
    Specialist - Costume and Textiles
    The Old House
    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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