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On display at V&A South Kensington
Silver, Room 67, The Whiteley Galleries

This object consists of 14 parts, some of which may be located elsewhere.

Group of Thimbles

Artist/Maker



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Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 14 parts.

  • Thimble
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  • Thimble
  • Thimble
  • Thimble
  • Thimble
  • Thimble
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Brief Description
porcelain, 1800s, English



silver, 1880-99, Swedish/German?; Steel top, for Scandinavian market



silver, 1820s, English; Brighton Pavilion relief design



metal, 1800s, English; Dover Harbour scene on base



metal, 1800s; Possibly Chinese for export



silver, 1914-20, French; Gilded?, war commemorative



metal, 1900c, German; For English market. 'Forget me Not' motto



silver, 1838c, English; Queen Victoria commemorative, accession



silver, 1841c, English; Queen Victoria's life, birth of Princess Royal



silver, 1800s, English



silver, 1765c, English; Bateman, Hester. London. Steel cap



metal, 1800s, English



silver, 1830c, English; Castle design



silver, 1800-20, English; Filigree work
Credit line
Gift of Miss Margaret Bowman.
Object history
Registered File number 1929/10842.
Collection
Accession Number
T.165-1929

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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