Overall: 1 3/4 x 1 in. ( 4.4 x 2.5 cm )
Around base of thimble: " L[E]BE WOHL" (German - 'farewell' ?)
Wooden thimble case in the shape of an acorn; lid has a purple velvet mound upon which sets a thimble.
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