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There are very, very old thimbles, such as mammoth bone and stone precursors to the modern thimble, as well as modern-day thimbles like a Micheal Jackson memorial thimble.
The High Street chain had unveiled designs for mugs, mouse mats and even sweets bearing a picture of the Prince and Miss Middleton in 2006.
Silver thimbles make for a delightful collection when arranged neatly together.
They are easy to put on display and they can be found in all sorts of places from auctions to thrift stores, all depending on the collector's enthusiasm for searching.
This article provides some basics to help you get started with collecting silver thimbles.
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Victorian blue pressed glass vase of triangular lobed form, decorated with holly, 10cm high, a blue pressed glass model of a thimble and a blue pressed glass sugar bowl and cream jug decorated with fern leaves (4) More details An 18th Century Gilt Metal Thimble Case, of octagonal panelled form, with hinged domed cover, 4cm by 2.5cm Knop missing from the top, from where the case has possibly hung from a chatelaine. More details Two small hand-painted ceramic flower posies, one by Crown Staffordshire, the other by Aynsley, a Crown Staffordshire bird figurine designed by JT Jones and a Japanese saucer, together with a china thimble decorated with ducks and a small clay pipe More details λA small collection of sewing items, comprising: a Victorian unmarked gold gem set thimble, a 19th century gold-mounted ivory thimble / needle case, a 19th century gold and mother-of pearl sewing set, some damage, and some pieces missing, in a fitted wooden case, a Mauchline ware thimble case with a scene of the Queen's Hotel Hastings, a silver and enamel thimble and a 19th century ivory scent bottle case with a glass scent bottle. (qty) More details A 19th century French 18 carat gold sewing set, circa 1850, comprising: a needle case, a pair of scissors, a thimble, a bodkin and a slide-action toothpick, in a fitted velvet lined wooden case, approx. More details A malacca sword stick, with silver mounts Condition report Report by RBSilver mounts worn, the tip looks to be made from a thimble, some varnish missing to the malacca.