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Gilt thimble, broad border band set off in panels, alternately engraved with foliage motive and plain, on one plain panel the engraved initials: "E.O.R.".

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward Jackson Holmes

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

2.8 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm (1 1/8 x 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1355

Medium or Technique

Engraved gilt metal

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Textile & Costume-making, Thimbles