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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SYLVAC HAND CRAFTED EARTHENWARE WIND MILL THIMBLE
  • Current Price: $7.99
  • Ends: Feb 4, 2020 16:26:59 UTC
Sylvac Wishing Well Ceramic Thimble Made in England
  • Current Price: $9.99
  • Ends: Feb 16, 2020 23:19:24 UTC
Thimble Clown  by SYLVAC  Made in England 1"x1"  - FREE SHIPPING
  • Current Price: $13.95
  • Ends: Jan 31, 2020 18:32:37 UTC
Sylvac Vintage Cottage With Pink Rose Trellis Made in England
  • Current Price: $13.50
  • Ends: Feb 8, 2020 13:07:19 UTC
Thimble - Clown Hand Crafted Sylvac England
  • Current Price: $4.50
  • Ends: Jan 26, 2020 17:10:13 UTC
Vintage Sylvac  Castle Roses Tower England Porcelain Thimble
  • Current Price: $12.00
  • Ends: Feb 24, 2020 20:10:34 UTC
32 Thimbles. Mixed Lot with Wooden Display Case
  • Current Price: $60.00
  • Ends: Feb 3, 2020 20:03:31 UTC
THIMBLE VINTAGE HANDPAINTED EARTHENWARE SYLVAC 1982 "THE CLOWN"
  • Current Price: $6.00
  • Ends: Feb 22, 2020 23:38:06 UTC