This pewter thimble is topped by a small sculpture* of Margaret Tobin "Unsinkable Molly" Brown. It is available from the Molly Brown House Museum (scroll down to bottom of page) in Denver for $5.00, plus S/H.
The Molly Brown House Museum 1340 Pennsylvania Street Denver, CO 80203 Ph.: (303) 832-4092 Fax: (303) 832-2340 Hours: Sept.-May: Tues.-Sat., 10 a.m.-last tour at 3:30 p.m.; Sun., 12 noon-last tour at 3:30 p.m. June-Aug.: same hours as above and also open on Monday.
*I struggle here to not use the term "flat bust."
I have been remiss in my posting: I have been sick since Good Friday (April 6th).
I collect thimbles. This blog was started to share all things thimble-ish with other collectors and provide links to sellers and makers of thimbles. Just for fun.
If you see something wrong here or are offended by something, please let me know by adding a comment and I will change or delete as needed to rectify the situation. Please do not write rude comments: I was hoping this would be a pleasant diversion.