Waite, Thresher Co. Sterling Silver Thimble, Fretwork Border, Ca 1900


Waite, Thresher Co. Sterling Silver Thimble, Fretwork Border, Ca 1900

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Waite, Thresher Co. Sterling Silver Thimble, Fretwork Border, Ca 1900:
$13




Waite, Thresher Co. Sterling Silver Thimble, Fretwork Border, ca 1900

DESCRIPTION

SEE ADDITIONAL PICTURES BELOW

Sterling silver two band thimble by Waite, Thresher Co. of Providence, Rhode Island, ca 1890-1915. Plain knurled top over a plain band and relief fretwork pattern border on a reeded background. Plain band engraved with the initials H·M·C. Marked under the crown with the Waite, Thresher Co. Thimble-in-Star mark, STERLING and the size number (7). Some needle scratches on the plain band and very slightly off round but free of holes, dents, damage and repairs. Height approx. 2 cm; internal base diameter approx 1.5 cm; weight 3.1 grams.

This thimble design is documented in Gay Ann Rogers' American Silver Thimbles, p.123, plate 36, and is dated c. 1890-1915. She writes: "a fretwork pattern so stylized it reflects the influence of the Arts and Crafts movement either through an Art Deco or American Indian design. The raised pattern appears in sharp contrast to the finely reeded background."


PAYMENT & SHIPPING DETAILS

PAYMENT: I prefer payment by Paypal and I accept only Paypal payments from overseas (Non-UK) winning buyers. UK buyers may pay by cheque or postal order. Payment or notification of intended payment is expected at the close of the sale.

SHIPPING UK: Royal Mail First Class Recorded: £3.65; Special Delivery £6.50. Overseas / Non-UK: Standard Airmail: £4.00. Royal Mail Signed For £9.00. I am happy to combine costs for multiple purchases within the same week. Items will be dispatched as soon as possible after receipt of payment - often within 24 hours.



PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE MY OTHER sales


gold thimble, silver thimble, de a coudre, dé à coudre, fingerhut, vingerhoed, vingerhoedje, ditale d'argento, dedal de plata


Waite, Thresher Co. Sterling Silver Thimble, Fretwork Border, Ca 1900:
$13

Buy Now



Sterling Silver Enamel Guilloche Floral Flower Thimble English Size 6 picture
Sterling Silver Enamel Guilloche Floral Flower Thimble English Size 6


Antique Hand Crafted Sterling Silver Filigree Applique Thimble C1900  picture
Antique Hand Crafted Sterling Silver Filigree Applique Thimble C1900


Vintage Lotthammer Stutzel Sterling Silver Embellished Thimble Necklace Germany picture
Vintage Lotthammer Stutzel Sterling Silver Embellished Thimble Necklace Germany


3 Rare Silver 925 Thimble  picture
3 Rare Silver 925 Thimble


Lot Of (6) Vintage Thimbles~ Silver Betsy Ross German Lmc Mexico picture
Lot Of (6) Vintage Thimbles~ Silver Betsy Ross German Lmc Mexico


Vintage Sterling Silver Thimbles picture
Vintage Sterling Silver Thimbles