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Thimble

1977.711.1 (RS117030)

Description

Tapered cylindrical body with slightly domed top, terminating in circular mouth with molded edge; two bands of filigree decoration at base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1920
Associated Building
Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Textileworking T&E
Descriptive terms
Brass
brass (alloy)
THIMBLE
thimbles
Dimensions
0.875 (H), 0.688 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.711.1
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4474

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