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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 157

    An English combination thimble, scent bottle and tape measure

    CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    An English combination thimble, scent bottle and tape measure
    CIRCA 1820
    The thimble border engraved with oval motifs supporting a vacant rectangular cartouche, unscrewing to reveal a clear glass scent bottle, the tape measure with similarly engraved frieze, the top with engraved flowerhead -- 1 7/8 in. (4.5 cm.) long


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