Tartan Ware Thimble Holder, M'Lean, 19th century
This is a very charming Tartan Ware egg shaped thimble holder. The clan name of this pattern is ‘M’Lean’. Condition is very good with only a tiny loss of gold to one of the hand applied undulating lines. Measurement: 2 1/8 inches from end to end and 1 3/8 inches at the widest point of diameter.
English Antiques & American Primitives