left: a brass Stanhope or 'peep' thimble showing four views of the Forth Bridge in Scotland quoting vital dimensions of the 1 1/4 mile long engineering masterpiece opened in 1870.
Price: £ 275
right: Elizabeth II silver coronation thimble, made by Henry Griffith & Sons.G & S Birmingham 1952 with impressed Queen's head. Size 18. Price: £ 50
left: heavy London hallmarked silver thimble celebrating the Silver Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. Stamped SILVER JUBILEE round the rim and 1952 -1977 round the sides.
right:Silver thimble produced on the occasion of the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth Queen Mother 4th August 1990. Maker JS & S. SOLD
|left: hall marked 925 silver commemorating the 2000-year Millennium.
price: £ 35
far left:Marking the 60th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II on 21. April 1986.
Price: £ 35
right: An enamel thimble by JS & S celebrating forty years reign of Queen Elizabeth II. Hallmarked Birmingham.