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Thimble Identification

Posted: Thu Nov 08, 2012 7:07 pm
by FoundInNC
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I have searched and searched for the correct manufacturer of this thimble. I am assuming northern u.s. hand made coin silver due to its age. Thanks friends!

Re: Thimble Identification

Posted: Thu Nov 08, 2012 7:15 pm
by FoundInNC

Re: Thimble Identification

Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:33 am
by oel
Could it be I see the national symbol, the cat -paw of Sweden date letter I for 1767?

Oel.

Re: Thimble Identification

Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 1:08 pm
by Hose_dk
Sweden is correct AB is AAktie Bolag - a stock holding. Name of company is ?MG AB - try to read first letter
5 is size

Re: Thimble Identification

Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 2:48 pm
by Ubaranda
Sorry, but I think the thimble is much younger. In my opinion, the code of year is "S7", i.e. 1920.

Re: Thimble Identification

Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2012 4:39 pm
by oel
Hi Ubaranda,
Nothing to be sorry about I believe you to be right!

Cheers,

Oel