Antique Vtg Germany Enameled Brass Egg Thimble Travel Sewing Kit Capsule Bullet | Red Heart 13

Antique Portable German Sewing Kit w/ Thimble Army Necklace

A symbol of the solider, is this antique rare portable sewing kit that would come in handy to mend holes and fallen buttons - dated from World War 2 era with German engraved. A long raw brass capsule is topped with a thimble that has seen its days, inside is a spindle of four wooden spools with tan, brown, white and one missing thread. 
 
I found this piece a few years back at a flea market in Philadelphia surrounding the Eastern State Penitentiary. Light rust and grooves are seen on the surface holding a special piece of history. "German" is engraved on the outside. 
 
««Measurements»»
The brass chain measures 31"
The brass capsule measures .625" x 3.25" h
 
A very rare and unique piece for any military collector.
 




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