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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 42

    A French silver thimble

    PARIS, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French silver thimble
    PARIS, CIRCA 1900
    The waffle indentations terminating in a wide border applied with seed pods and foliage -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.); a French silver thimble, the border decorated with a scene from the fable, "The Milkmaid and the Milk-Pail", circa 1900; and a further French thimble, the border with applied scrollwork, circa 1900 -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.) (3)


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