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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 102

    A silver filigree thimble

    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    A silver filigree thimble
    ENGLISH, CIRCA 1820
    The part filigree sides enclosing a vacant oval cartouche -- 1/1/8 in. (2.8 cm.); a King George and Queen Mary Coronation commemorative thimble with applied gold crown -- 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.); a parcel-gilt silver thimble, the border decorated with foliage and a heart-shaped crown -- 1 in. (2.4 cm.); and a German silver thimble, the border with applied turquoises -- 7/8 in. (2.2 cm.) (4)


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