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 Unicorn Hand Painted Sylvac England
  • Current Price: $10.99
  • Ends: May 8, 2019 1:49:30 UTC
Vintage Sylvac Porcelain Clown Head Thimble
  • Current Price: $5.00
  • Ends: May 4, 2019 15:26:05 UTC
SYLVAC HAND CRAFTED EARTHENWARE WIND MILL THIMBLE
  • Current Price: $7.99
  • Ends: May 4, 2019 16:26:58 UTC
1982 HANDCRAFTED THIMBLE BY SYLVAC LEANING TOWER OF PISA
  • Current Price: $9.99
  • Ends: May 15, 2019 14:18:23 UTC
~L@@K~SYLVAC LEANING TOWER THIMBLE
  • Current Price: $1.75
  • Ends: Apr 24, 2019 13:45:19 UTC
Sylvac Thimble Dutch Windmill 1982 England
  • Current Price: $9.99
  • Ends: May 6, 2019 20:15:51 UTC
Handcrafted Souvenir Thimble Windmill By Sylvac
  • Current Price: $4.75
  • Ends: Apr 27, 2019 11:07:27 UTC
THIMBLE VINTAGE HANDPAINTED EARTHENWARE SYLVAC 1982 "THE CLOWN"
  • Current Price: $6.00
  • Ends: May 18, 2019 23:38:05 UTC
Thimble - Clown Hand Crafted Sylvac England
  • Current Price: $5.00
  • Ends: May 2, 2019 4:45:29 UTC