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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 130

    A gold and tortoiseshell Piercy's Patent thimble

    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    A gold and tortoiseshell Piercy's Patent thimble
    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1820
    The tortoiseshell body with gold top and rim, the sides with applied gold Royal Coat of Arms and a pennant engraved, "Piercy's Patent" -- 1 in., (2.6 cm.) high


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