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Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (1 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (2 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (3 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (4 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (5 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (6 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (7 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (8 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (9 of 10)
Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (10 of 10)
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Carlyon Silver is located in Bath, United Kingdom

Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680

REF: S2226 / LA351283
£1950
€2261
$2762
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Description
A very rare and wonderful Charles II silver thimble and needle case, dating to c1680, with two hinged compartments, beautiful all-over contemporary scratch-engraved decoration, the lids with flower motifs. Lid springs with original steel mechanisms. Suspension loop on needle case lid. There is a partial maker’s mark struck inside the lid. Other examples have been noted, one is illustrated and written up on page 141 of ‘Investing in Silver’ by Eric Deleib.

measurements

Height:
75 mm
Diameter:
20 mm
Weight:
17 g

declaration

Carlyon Silver has clarified that the Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 (LA351283) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c1680

condition

In outstanding collector’s condition, with no repair and minimal wear to the design. both lids and hinges in good order. There is a tiny split to the rim of the lower lid adjacent to the closing aperture.

additional info

Material:
Silver
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
c1680

delivery

Shipping within 48 hours of receiving cleared payment by Royal Mail Special Delivery next day by 1pm service, insured and tracked. Small items £8, large items £14.50. For overseas customers, by Royal Mail International tracked, or tracked and signed, depending which is available to your country. Small items £14.50, large items £24. Fourteen day returns on all items, purchaser pays return postage unless otherwise agreed.

location

This Very Rare Charles II Silver Thimble & Needle Case - London c.1680 is located in Bath, United Kingdom

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