Victorian Sterling Silver Thimble, James Allen, 1898 & Jeweller's Case For Sale
Unusual Victorian Sterling Silver Thimble, James Allen, Birmingham 1898 & Jeweller's Case
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Unusual Victorian sterling silver thimble by Birmingham silversmith James Allen. Body decorated with large over a border of chased diagonal lines. Clear hallmarks: J.A (for James Allen, Birmingham. the lion passant for sterling silver, the date letter Old English lower case "y" for 1898 and the Birmingham Assay Office anchor mark. In excellent condition - in round with no holes, dents, damage or repairs. Height approx. 2.5 cm; base diameter 1.6 cm; weight 5.1 grams.
Comes complete with jeweller's shaped red leather thimble case with metal hinge and hook and eye catch. Lined with white silk and dark blue velvet. Some scuffing to the leather as you can see in the pictures below.
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