Thimbles have the practical use of preventing hurting yourself while sowing. They have also been given for centuries as keepsakes to people as a token of love or as good luck. This porcelain thimble has been designed with a map of the island of Ireland; a country known affectionately as the Emerald Isle. It oalso hs Dublin text and outlines some of the famous places of Ireland for example: Derry, Donegal Bay, Arklow and Larne.
This thimble is a classic token of affection and would make an excellent addition to your home.