Seller: elegant.arts (20,706) 100%, Location: Midlothian, Virginia, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 253954180484 Antique Brass Thimble Slipper Shoe French * Circa 1900 This unusual little antique slipper is engraved with scrolling designs and holds a brass thimble. The condition is excellent with no dents or other damage. It measures 2 3/8" long and 5/8" wide and is marked "France" on the bottom. The brass thimble is also in nice condition with no holes or dents. It's about an American size 9 (15.7 mm diameter opening). I stand behind everything that I offer and guarantee that it is exactly as presented. ** Full Insurance is included in the low shipping price for all of my auctions. ** I accept payment through PayPal, eBay or a check. Join with others who love thimbles & needlework tools Join Thimble Collectors International Despite the name, this organization is for people who collect needlework tools And thimbles. It's the largest collectors group in the world focusing on these wonderful little pieces of history. The membership benefits are outstanding. They have a convention every two years where you'll have a chance to attend great programs and meet others sharing your interests. You will receive an excellent quarterly magazine, the "Bulletin". The member's sections of the website have dozens of research articles, hundreds of fake and repro items to beware of and price guides. There is also a chat room where you can ask questions and get expert feedback about your collection. Check them out today at thimblecollectors dot com. Condition: Excellent condition. Please be sure to scroll down to see the description and larger photos.