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Thimble

Object Number: 
1939.120
Date: 
1775-1825
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7/8 x 5/8 in. ( 2.2 x 1.6 cm )
Description: 
Handmade metal thimble.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lena Cadwalader Evans
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group