The Story of the Thimble
The Story of the Thimble‚ published by schifferbooks. By Bridget McConnel.
A comprehensive history of the use of the thimble, in all it's charming, romantic and visually delicious life. It is the first industrial tool invented and has adapted itself through history. Some elaborate jewelled thimbles are more for show, the humble metal thimble for hard work. All are interesting in their adaptability.
Stock number: A2.