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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 99

    A Dutch gold thimble

    CIRCA 1860

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Dutch gold thimble
    CIRCA 1860
    With spiralling waffle-type indentations, the border bright-cut with a floral and scroll freize -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.); a French gold thimble, the border cast with irises -- 1.in. (2.5 cm.); and a further gold thimble, the border engraved with dot and wriggle-work decoration -- 1 in. (2.4 cm.) (3)


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