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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Vintage Sterling Silver Thimble
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Sterling silver ornate sewing thimble
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Vintage Silver 3.5 gram Thimble Size 8
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Sterling SILVER THIMBLE 1940s Simple Design
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Vintage Sterling Silver Thimble (Set of 3)
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VINTAGE PORTUGAL STERLING SILVER THIMBLE DECORATED ROOSTER
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thimble sterling silver violets Isgard / Thorvald Greif new Germany
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RARE VINTAGE STERLING SILVER PORTUGAL DISNEY DUCK THIMBLE
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VINTAGE ORNATE STERLING SILVER THIMBLE
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