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THIMBLE

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The thimble is made from gold. Around the lower edge are several bands. Some are plain, others are a series of dots and one is engraved with a band of leaves in two color gold. On the upper part is a tiny shield for a mongram. The rest of the thimble has a dotted pattern.

Category:
tools and equipment
Object name:
THIMBLE
Made from:
Gold
Made in:
USA
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
2.2 cm (7/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
11.202
Class:
GOLD
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973