Antique 14K gold (tested) thimble with engraved and stippled band and a fitted morocco leather box. Thimble in NEAR NEW condition and seems unused. This is the ultimate gift for the thimble collector. Beautifully engraved, the 14K gold thimble you see is housed in the original old antique case. The case is circa 1850s-1880s, is pristine and it retains the latch lock and interior linings with "BIGELOW BROTHERS AND KENNARD BOSTON" printed on silk lining. Thimble is a size 6, is PERFECT, PRISTINE and 100% undamaged. RARE! The interior velvet is supper supper soft to the touch and is a simply gorgeous color. Size 6.
Excellent condition gold thimble and case, see in our images, rather rare.
Measurement: Case is bell shaped and is 1.25" longest, 1" widest and 1" depth.
Thimble fits nicely inside the satin & intricate super soft mint/sage green velvet lined leather case. The band is intricately engraved with an elegant scrolling patterns. Gorgeous and RARE to fine a cased set in such pristine condition. Just look at the tiny and adorable movable swivel latch which is still in perfect working order. Absolutely NO DAMAGE to be seen. In an antique store this fine set, in this condition, Shaped like a miniature knife box, would command from $250-$350. We are offering this fine rarity at a Great Low Price. A beautiful heirloom treasure indeed. These marvelous old sewing pieces are so hard to find. Now you can enjoy this near mint condition treasure for many years to come!