A Victorian unmarked Gold Commemorative Thimble.
An unmarked high carat gold Thimble for Queen Victoria’s Jubilee, struck with a registered design number 295282 and with ‘H&I’ incuse. In an original retailer’s case for John Cockburn of Richmond. This design was registered by Hamilton and Inches. Silver versions were made by Deakin and Francis [ My thanks to Dr. William Isbister for this information].
Height of thimble – 2.20 cm.; Diameter of base of thimble – 1.70 cm. The case not measured.