Silver Thimbles

Silver Thimbles
Silver thimbles were not widely produced until the mid 19th Century. During the Victorian period thimble collecting became very popular and silver thimbles were sought after. The metal was soft and could be crafted with all manner of patterns.   However it was found that silver is too soft a metal for practical use as it could be easily punctured by most needles.  Charles Horner solved this problem by producing a thimble that consisted of a steel core covered inside and out by silver 
 

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Antique Sterling Silver 2 Mexico Thimble
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BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE VINTAGE ORNATE STERLING SILVER THIMBLE
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George V 1928 Sterling Silver Thimble - Charles Horner
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Victorian 1882 Sterling Silver Thimble
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Vintage Sterling Silver SEWING THIMBLE Lot of 4  (VT182)
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Vintage Sterling Silver Thimble Size 11
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Vintage Sterling Silver SEWING THIMBLE Lot of 4  (VT194)
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Simmons Sterling Silver Thimbles Set Of 3
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MEXICO STERLING SILVER THIMBLE ORNATE APPLIED FLORAL THEME WIRING
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Victorian 1900 Sterling Silver Thimble
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COLLECTION of 5 antique STERLING SILVER SEWING THIMBLES
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