TIFFANY & CO. 14K YELLOW GOLD SEWING THIMBLES, LOT OF TWO

Item/Auction Attributes

20th century.
Very good to fine overall condition with minor wear, surface scratches, and a few nicks; box and pouch with some wear and toning.
3/4" HOA.
Provenance: The Mildred Jarvis Collection, Kennesaw, GA. Reeded rim: Purchased from Gulfcoast Rare Coins, Inc., Naples, FL, 10/17/1988. Engraved: Purchased from Lenore's Antiques, Bergenfield, NJ, 1/17/1990.
$200.00
$300.00
Catalogue Note: Mrs. Jarvis received a letter dated December 8, 1988 from Tiffany & Co. archivist Janet Zapata regarding the reed-and-leaf rim thimble. Zapata assumes the box is original to the thimble and writes, "it was most likely, made by an outside source and retailed by the firm".