Collection of broach, thimble and sewing guard

Object Number: 
INV.12542
Date: 
1775-1850
Medium: 
Silver
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5/8 x 3/4 in. ( 1.6 x 1.9 cm )
Marks: 
engraved: bottom band: "H. T." stamped: bottom band: "9" (or "6")
Description: 
Silver topless thimble with dimpled upper two-thirds on outside, inscription band below, stamped floral garland above flanged bottom edge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy Ritterband, 1946
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group