Exceptional Antique Sterling Silver Floral Band Thimble * English * Circa 1850 For Sale
Sterling Silver Floral Band Thimble
* Circa 1850
This tall and
elegant thimble is solid
silver (tested). It has a scallopy rim and a wide band
decorated with applied flowers and hand engraved foliage. It's circa
was made before English silversmiths were required
to hallmark and pay duty on small pieces.
is excellent with no holes, dents or other damage.
The waviness around the opening is due to the hammered scallop on the
rim. It's not out of round. The oval cartouche is engraved with a
script monogram (CB).
It's about an
American size 8 (15 mm diameter opening).
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Exceptional Antique Sterling Silver Floral Band Thimble * English * Circa 1850: $225