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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THIMBLE VINTAGE HANDPAINTED EARTHENWARE SYLVAC 1982 "THE CLOWN"
  • Current Price: $8.99
  • Ends: Jul 27, 2018 22:12:32 UTC
Vintage Sylvac Porcelain Clown Head Thimble
  • Current Price: $5.00
  • Ends: Jul 29, 2018 23:40:02 UTC
Thimble - Sylvac Cottage
  • Current Price: $3.00
  • Ends: Aug 14, 2018 1:54:59 UTC
Sylvac Thimble Dutch Windmill 1982 England
  • Current Price: $9.99
  • Ends: Jul 31, 2018 17:33:33 UTC
SYLVAC HAND CRAFTED EARTHENWARE WIND MILL THIMBLE
  • Current Price: $7.99
  • Ends: Jul 26, 2018 19:26:00 UTC
Thimble - Clown Hand Crafted Sylvac England
  • Current Price: $9.99
  • Ends: Aug 5, 2018 4:45:30 UTC
Vintage Schmid Sylvac Windmill Thimble With Windmill Box
  • Current Price: $15.99
  • Ends: Aug 10, 2018 2:29:25 UTC
THIMBLE VINTAGE HANDPAINTED EARTHENWARE SYLVAC 1979 "UNICORN"
  • Current Price: $5.29
  • Ends: Aug 13, 2018 20:32:23 UTC
Ceramic Windmill  "SYLVAC"  "HAND CRAFTED IN ENGLAND"  Thimble
  • Current Price: $4.99
  • Ends: Jul 21, 2018 17:32:27 UTC
THIMBLE VINTAGE HAND CRAFTED IN EARTHENWARE SYLVAC 1979 "UNICORN"
  • Current Price: $10.00
  • Ends: Aug 19, 2018 5:56:13 UTC
Thimble THE CLOWN handcrafted in England new
  • Current Price: $19.98
  • Ends: Aug 3, 2018 1:52:12 UTC
THIMBLE HANDPAINTED EARTHENWARE POTTERY SYLVAC '82 THE CASTLE
  • Current Price: $8.99
  • Ends: Aug 7, 2018 21:35:28 UTC