1. Thimble identification


    Unless a thimble has a specific date mark it is possible only to arrive at an approximate time of manufacture and for very old thimbles this is best expressed in ...

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  8. Thimble - Wikipedia


    The Old English word þmel, ... According to the United Kingdom Detector Finds Database, thimbles dating to the 10th century have been found in England, ...

  9. Thimbles - ukdfd


    Two such thimbles dating circa seventeenth century are illustrated in Fig.10. The first is of two-piece construction, ...

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