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    Stuart silver thimble

    Stuart silver thimble

    $220 (approx conversion from £180)

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    BRISTOL, United Kingdom

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    About this item

    This is a short two-piece thimble with its surface covered in small dimples. The lower section of the body is detailed with a pelleted band, above are a series of foliate scrolls and two putti supporting a pair of hearts, engraved with the initials, A A. Above the hearts is a makers mark (H within a shield). Ref: Read, B. 2018: Metal Sewing Thimbles Found in Britain, Figure 28.

    OBJECT:  Thimble

    CULTURE: Stuart

    DATE: c. 1680 AD

    MATERIAL: Silver

    SIZE: 17mm x 14mm x 15mm

    WEIGHT: 5.5 grams

    PROVENANCE: Formerly in a private collection, in Derby.

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    Additional Information

    Code

    12211 (AB-123898)

    Period

    17th Century, Stuart period

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