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SIMONS BROTHERS 10K GOLD AND GOLD-FILLED THIMBLES,
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SIMONS BROTHERS 10K GOLD AND GOLD-FILLED THIMBLES, LOT OF SEVEN, chased and engraved patterns, consisting of six examples tested 10K, including three with scroll bands, a twelve-panel band, a landscape, and a rosette band; along with a gold-filled plain band. Each with maker's mark in apex, two with monograms. Gold weight: 23.7 grams total. Note: Two tested 10K gold examples display Simons' gold-filled trefoil mark as listed in John J. von Hoelle's "New International Edition Thimble Collector's Encyclopedia", p. 299. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 13/16" and 7/8".
Provenance: Collection of the late Fern I. Hill.
Condition
Five examples undamaged, two lightly misshapen and including one gold example with holes and repairs to interior.
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SIMONS BROTHERS 10K GOLD AND GOLD-FILLED THIMBLES,

Estimate $100 - $150
Aug 28, 2010
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Starting Price $50
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0038: SIMONS BROTHERS 10K GOLD AND GOLD-FILLED THIMBLES,

Sold for $300
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Est. $100 - $150Starting Price $50
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Aug 28, 2010 9:30 AM EDT
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Description
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SIMONS BROTHERS 10K GOLD AND GOLD-FILLED THIMBLES, LOT OF SEVEN, chased and engraved patterns, consisting of six examples tested 10K, including three with scroll bands, a twelve-panel band, a landscape, and a rosette band; along with a gold-filled plain band. Each with maker's mark in apex, two with monograms. Gold weight: 23.7 grams total. Note: Two tested 10K gold examples display Simons' gold-filled trefoil mark as listed in John J. von Hoelle's "New International Edition Thimble Collector's Encyclopedia", p. 299. Late 19th to mid 20th century. 13/16" and 7/8".
Provenance: Collection of the late Fern I. Hill.
Condition
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Five examples undamaged, two lightly misshapen and including one gold example with holes and repairs to interior.

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