2 Tiny Antique Eggs With Sterling Silver Thimbles * English * Circa 1880s For Sale
Tiny Antique Eggs With
Sterling Silver Thimbles
* Circa 1880s
wonderful little antique eggs are smoothly carved and unscrew in the
middle to hold thimbles. One is carved of vegetable ivory and the other
has a lovely natural grain and patina. Both contain doll size
sterling silver thimbles (tested). The
thimble in the veg ivory egg is 3/8" tall and has an 8 mm
diameter opening. The other thimble is 1/2" high with a 9 mm diameter
opening. The thimbles are in
great condition with no holes, dents, repairs or other damage.
The eggs are
excellent condition with no chips or cracks and they screw together
perfectly. The vegetable
ivory egg measures 7/8" long
& 5/8" in diameter. The other egg is 1" long and 5/8" in diameter. If
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2 Tiny Antique Eggs With Sterling Silver Thimbles * English * Circa 1880s: $536