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Description

Gold thimble in original Bigelow Kennard & Co. case.

Details

Maker
Bigelow, Kennard & Co. (Boston, Mass.) (Retailer)
Date
1880-1910
Inscriptions
"June 1940 / All things in this / tray are / family silver from / my family and belong / to me or a fam from / Martha David which / belong to Stevie / all tings in the bottom / of the trunk were / Annie's and are included / in her inventory of the / estate. Her jewelry is in / the jewel case and / is in her inventory / SW Phillips"
Box Lid: "BIGELOW/ KENNARD & CO./ BOSTON" (Note and embossed)
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America, New England
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
gold (metal)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
gold (metal)
Thimble
thimbles
Dimensions
5/8 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.43ab
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
101752

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