c1880 Cased Victorian 15 Carat Gold n Turquoise Cabochon Thimble


A beautiful quality antique Victorian Gold Thimble that dates from around 1880, with its leather covered fitted case.

The Thimble is made of 15 carat (625) yellow gold and is decorated with a raised border with inset turquoise cabochons. It isn’t hallmarked, but has been tested for gold content. Though rarely in use, nowadays, 15 carat gold was popular in Victorian jewellery, until the beginning of the 20th century.
Condition is very good.

Size: 2 x 2.4 x 3 cm (3/4 x 7/8 x 1 3/16 inches)
Weight: 8 g