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Vintage Silver CladThimble By Charles Horner 9654

Vintage Silver CladThimble By Charles Horner 9654


Price: £ 30.00
Vintage Silver CladThimble By Charles Horner 9654

This a is a pre DORCAS thimble it is marked PAT6 Rd No 210800 on a 3mm plain band

Recognised by his stamp C H Charles Horner worked out of Miles Coss, Halifax and used he Chester Assay office

He invented the with a steelcore sandwiched between two layers of silver thus this type of thimble is magnetic His first such thimbles did not carry a name only the registered design Number or PAT the patent Number

He Introduced the DORCAS thimble which revolutionised the industry. He registered the design in 1884 with the patent number 8954 and the design was registered under number 73626. The patent ran out in the original Dorcas was manufactered until 1905


Condition: Fair
Estimated Date: 1900
Item Type: Thimbles

Material: Silver

Marks: PAT 6
Wear: some wear due to normal use


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Vintage Silver CladThimble By Charles Horner 9654

Vintage Silver CladThimble By Charles Horner 9654

This a is a pre DORCAS thimble it is marked PAT6 Rd No 210800 on a 3mm plain band

Recognised by his stamp C H Charles Horner worked out of Miles Coss, Halifax and used he Chester Assay office

He invented the with a steelcore sandwiched between two layers of silver thus this type of thimble is magnetic His first such thimbles did not carry a name only the registered design Number or PAT the patent Number

He Introduced the DORCAS thimble which revolutionised the industry. He registered the design in 1884 with the patent number 8954 and the design was registered under number 73626. The patent ran out in the original Dorcas was manufactered until 1905


Condition: Fair
Estimated Date: 1900
Item Type: Thimbles

Material: Silver

Marks: PAT 6
Wear: some wear due to normal use

Price: £ 30.00
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