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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 81

    A Dutch silver thimble

    CIRCA 1700

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch silver thimble
    CIRCA 1700
    The border cast with a hunting scene featuring a horse and rider, a deer, a dog and a hare above a cable rim -- 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.); a further Dutch silver thimble, the border cast with a scene of the Flight from Egypt above a cable rim, a flowerhead on the top, circa 1780 -- 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.); and three Dutch silver sewing rings, the border cast with hounds and rabbit scenes -- 5/8 in. (1.6 cm.) (5)


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