Thimble

Collection Type

  • Tools and equipment

Date

1860-1920

GUSN

GUSN-4476

Description

C-scrolled around base; tapered cylindrical body with slightly domed top, terminating in circular mouth with molded edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

thimbles
brass (alloy)
silver (metal)
Brass
Silver
THIMBLE

Inscription

Marked ""7"" on outside, ""STERLING"" on inside.

Associated Building

Original to Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.75 (H), 0.625 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler

Accession Number

1977.712.1