Vintage French Silver Love Birds & Roses Thimble * Circa 1970s For Sale
Silver Love Birds Thimble
* Circa 1970s
thimble has 2 love birds and garlands of roses around the band. It is
stamped with the tiny
French crab hallmark that indicates 800/1000 pure silver and also has
the maker's mark for Lenain & Cie. In the 1970s, Roger Lenain
reissued several silver thimbles that were originally made at the turn
of the century by Lorillon/Féau and this is one of them.
is excellent, in round with no holes, repairs or
other damage and it's about an American size 9 (16 mm diameter
opening). This thimble was not made for export and thus is not marked
"France" as they sometimes are. It is gilded inside.
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Vintage French Silver Love Birds & Roses Thimble * Circa 1970s: $80