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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    An American 14ct. gold and enamel thimble

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    An American 14ct. gold and enamel thimble
    CIRCA 1880
    The panelled border alternating between vacant and black scrollwork enamelled panels, one engraved with initials -- 7/8 in. (2 cm.); a further gold thimble, the border decorated with a black enamelled frieze; and two further gold thimbles, one with wide panelled border part cast in relief with flowers and foliage, the other with matted border, all probably American, circa 1900 (4)


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