Glass Thimble

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Object Name: 
Glass Thimble
Accession Number: 
2006.3.58 T
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 3 cm, Diam (max): 2.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1900
Primary Description: 
Glass Thimble. Colorless and transparent blue glass; molded, encased, engraved. Small glass thimble, blue cut to colorless with engraved band of flowers and stem and a colorless rim.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Bruno di Belmonte, Pietro, Former Collection
Sotheby's Milan, Source
Curiosities of Glassmaking (2007-04-02) illustrated, p. 1A;
The Gather (2007) illustrated, p. 11; BIB# AI75852