Brothers * 1892 Patent Mark * Child's Size 5
lovely little sterling silver thimble has a thick band that's heavily
ornamented with scrolls. It
has a tiny Simons Bothers shield in the top
and the size (5) on the band.
The band is also marked "Pat. Aug. 2,'92". It's 5/8" high and has a
12.75 mm diameter opening. It tests sterling silver but is not so marked
thimble is shown on p. 84 (plate 6) of Gay
Ann Rogers' book American
It's in excellent condition, crisp and in round with no
holes, dents, repairs or other
damage. It has no
monogramming or personalization and is heavy and solid for its small
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