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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 56

    A French silver thimble

    PROBABLY MARK OF ALFRED FEAU, PARIS, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French silver thimble
    PROBABLY MARK OF ALFRED FEAU, PARIS, CIRCA 1900
    Waffle-type indentations leading to a wide border with applied strawberries, flowers and foliage in relief -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.); a further French silver thimble, waffle-type indentations leading to a wide border with applied flowers and foliage, Paris, circa 1900 -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.); and a similar thimble decorated with doves and a dovecote, Paris, circa 1900 -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.) (3)


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