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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 186

    A Continental porcelain thimble

    POSSIBLY MEISSEN, POSSIBLY CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    A Continental porcelain thimble
    POSSIBLY MEISSEN, POSSIBLY CIRCA 1740
    The border painted with two quatrefoil gilt-bordered panels depicting harbour scenes against a purple ground within gilt borders, with richly gilt interiors - 3/4 in. (1.9 cm.) high


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