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Thimble

1977.711.2 (RS117031)

Description

Tapered cylindrical body with slightly domed top, terminating in circular mouth with molded edge; single band 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
1 (H), 0.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1977.711.2
Credit Line
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
GUSN
4475

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