New * American Gold Thimbles Reference Book * All In Color For Sale
Gold Thimbles Book
The Philadelphia Thimble Society
excellent reference book on American
gold thimbles is the work of many dedicated collectors over almost a
decade. It is packed with
detailed information about these wonderful thimbles including the
history, makers, marks and how to identify gold and gold plated
American thimbles. There are almost 200 color
illustrations of the thimbles, marks and maker's advertisements. There
are detailed historys of the makers including Barker, Carter Gough
& Co, Ketcham & McDougall, Muhr, Simons Bros., Stern
Untermeyer-Robbins, Waite Thresher and several early American
silversmiths. Patented, unidentified and unmarked gold and gold filled
thimbles are also included.
There is an
extensive glossary in the back that explains thimble terms and
It has 64 spiral bound pages and measures 8 1/4" by 11". I've shown a
small sampling of the photographs as well as some of the history and
marks information. These
are new copies published in 2009.
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