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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    A French mother-of-pearl thimble

    CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French mother-of-pearl thimble
    CIRCA 1820
    The plain rim bordered by two gilt-metal bands -- 1 1/8 in. (2.8 cm.) high; and a further mother-of-pearl thimble with single gilt band -- 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) (2)


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