This lovely little Solid Brass Thimble Holder, or Thimble Case is from the late 1800s to 1900, and is nicely shaped in the form of a Walnut. It is very well made, with good detail, and the old three part hinge, and contains an old thimble. It measure a dainty 1 1/2"long, by 1 1/8" wide, and 1 1/8" high, and is in excellent condition. A very nice addition to any collection of vintage sewing items, or Victoriana. Please be sure to click on photo for an enlargement and more pictures, so that you can really enjoy this great item and take a minute or two to check out some of our other treasures.