Dorcas silver & steel thimble
- Brand: Dorcas
- Description: " In 1885 Charles Horner patented a revolutionary new silver thimble with a steel core - what was to become the Dorcas thimble. This new premium silver thimble could be ornately decorated so would serve as an engagement gift, but could also be safely used. Needless to say the new thimble took the sewing world by storm and made what was then the small Halifax manufacturing jeweler Charles Horner into a household name and a thriving international business."
- Colour: Silver and tarnish
- Material: Silver with a steel core
- Diameter: 1.8cm
- Height: 2.2cm
Condition: Good, it is tarnished as shown in pictures. Priced as is
Note: All pieces are pre-loved and may have minor flaws which add to their unique quality. Please keep in mind, that every piece has a past. We do our best to photograph and explain the condition of the item, including any minor defects. To be sure of the best fit, please measure yourself in reference to the measurements we have provided in the description.