Vintage French Silver Love Birds & Roses Thimble * Circa 1970s For SaleFrthim9
Vintage Silver Love Birds Thimble
French * Circa 1970s
This solid silver 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 In the 1970s, Roger Lenain reissued several silver thimbles that were originally made at the turn of the century by Lorillon/Féau and this is one of them.
The condition 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.
I stand behind everything that I offer and guarantee that it is exactly as presented.
Full Insurance is included in the low shipping price for all of my
Click on the button below
for the details.
Illustrated newsletters available on Antique Sewing Tools **
If you would like to be on my mailing list and receive the newsletters, email me at cmmeacham on AOL or visit my Elegantarts website to download them.Pay me securely with any major credit card through PayPal!
This item has been shown 0 times.