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    Sale 5443

    Thimbles & Needlework Accessories

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    An English silver thimble

    UNMARKED, EARLY SEVENTEENTH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    An English silver thimble
    UNMARKED, EARLY SEVENTEENTH CENTURY
    The sides engraved with strapwork over chequered indentations, the border engraved with the legend, "I Live In Hope", the top with engraved acorn -- 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm.) high


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