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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 73

    An 18ct. gold thimble

    DUTCH, LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An 18ct. gold thimble
    DUTCH, LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY
    The border engraved with foliage on a matted ground and with applied floral and foliate rim -- 1 in. (2.3 cm.); and four further gold thimbles, one with later added suspension loop and another with applied wirework decoration, various nationalities -- 1 in. (2.5 cm.) (5)


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