the cover

Find out more about the thimbles featured on the cover

Top row
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Gold NIFTY - the word NIFTY circled indicates 9ct gold silver lined
Westminster China - Kangaroo Paw. one of a set of nine floral designs
South Australian Digitabulists Society's (SADS) first thimble - painted by Pat Adam

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Blue Wren by Kyneton Fine China
Bicentenary thimble in pewter by Mark Models with "Australia" depicted in red
"Bushell's Blue Label Tea" aluminium advertising thimble

Bottom row
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Koala on china painted by Irene Barnett
Gold thimble by George Palfrey of Melbourne
Vicky Winter's handpainted Aboriginal design