SylvaC Thimbles

SylvaC Timbles
The Sylvan Works factory was founded in 1894 by William Shaw and William Copestake and given the name of Shaw & Copestake. Copestake left that same year and Richard Hull joined in his place, but the Copestake name remained throughout. As the name Sylvan Works (the factory name) was already in use, Hull changed the trade name to SylvaC in 1935. 
 
Their main production line was ceramic novelty animals, with a large cross-section of designs; decorative and table ware was also produced. As thimble collecting gained popularity towards the end of the 1970s and into the 1980s, SylvaC introduced thimbles from October 1979, toward the end of their production life. They are no longer being produced as SylvaC ceased to trade in 1982.
 

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Trinket Boxes, Character jugs, Cloisonne owls, cruet, mixed bundle
  • Current Price: £15.00
  • Ends: Dec 16, 2018 19:07:49 UTC
Sylvac Thimble Dutch Windmill 1982 England
  • Current Price: $9.99
  • Ends: Dec 27, 2018 3:31:22 UTC
SYLVAC HAND CRAFTED TOWER THIMBLE ......
  • Current Price: £3.25
  • Ends: Jan 4, 2019 13:15:59 UTC
Thimble - Clown Hand Crafted Sylvac England
  • Current Price: $8.00
  • Ends: Jan 2, 2019 4:45:30 UTC
THIMBLE VINTAGE HANDPAINTED EARTHENWARE SYLVAC 1982 "THE CLOWN"
  • Current Price: $7.00
  • Ends: Dec 19, 2018 23:38:06 UTC
SYLVAC THIMBLE
  • Current Price: £3.50
  • Ends: Dec 30, 2018 16:17:25 UTC
SylvaC Thimble - Thatched Cottage
  • Current Price: £4.99
  • Ends: Jan 3, 2019 12:30:56 UTC
Vintage Sylvac Porcelain Clown Head Thimble
  • Current Price: $5.00
  • Ends: Dec 30, 2018 1:00:14 UTC
Vintage Sylvac 'Castle' Pottery Thimble B/23
  • Current Price: £4.99
  • Ends: Jan 7, 2019 16:30:03 UTC
Thimble - Sylvac Cottage
  • Current Price: $3.00
  • Ends: Jan 11, 2019 1:54:59 UTC
Vintage Sylvac Castle Thimble - VGC
  • Current Price: £3.00
  • Ends: Dec 23, 2018 6:32:27 UTC