Thimble/ furniture

Object Number: 
2002.1.3043
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
7/8 x 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
An aluminum sewing thimble with a rolled edge that advertises furniture. Embossed "Geo. Fennel & Co. Furniture/ 2209-3rd Ave. Harlem", with a star. One of two thimbles from furniture dealers, 2002.1.3043 and 2002.1.3044. See also file 2002.1.2978 for the 72 thimble display case and files for all individual thimbles- 2002.1.2979 through 2002.1.3058.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group