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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 105

    A blush ivory "jewelled" porcelain thimble

    WORCESTER, CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A blush ivory "jewelled" porcelain thimble
    WORCESTER, CIRCA 1890
    The sides with applied band of coral "jewels" within painted gilt borders -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.); a further "jewelled" porcelain thimble, the sides with two applied bands of blue "jewels" within gilt borders, Worcester, circa 1910; and two further Worcester thimbles, one painted with flowers and foliage, the other a bird, within gilt borders (4)


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