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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 38

    A French gold thimble

    CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A French gold thimble
    CIRCA 1890
    The border with applied three-colour gold flowers and foliage supporting a vacant shaped cartouche, with raised scrollwork rim -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.); and a further gold thimble, the border with applied gold laurel band, the side with applied initial engraved shield-shaped cartouche, mark of Pierre Legoix, Paris circa 1800 -- 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) (2)


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