Antique Charles Horner Silver Thimble, Early Dorcas Reg Design 127211, C1895 For Sale
This is a classic antique silver / steel-lined thimble featuring marked
‘PAT 11’, indicating a thimble produced by Charles Horner of Northgate, Halifax
before the introduction of the DORCAS brand. There were ten different Dorcas
patterns altogether and this is the company’s Design G or “Louise” pattern.
This style of decoration was exclusive to Horner and the Registered Number
127211 is also stamped on the rim. Interestingly, these earlier DORCAS thimbles
are also 78% silver.
A genuine item for collectors of thimbles in general or DORCAS/Horner in
Very good condition for its age
with a circular base and no splits, dents or holes.
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Antique Charles Horner Silver Thimble, Early Dorcas Reg Design 127211, C1895: $8