Antique French Sterling Silver 1 7/8" Napkin Ring, Guilloche Style, Banner with "Leontine Inscription. All items and photos are the express property of Antiques & Uncommon Treasure. No reproduction without prior written consent.We'll be sending out sale notices and special deals to our'Favorites' customers. Elegant antique French sterling silver 1 7/8" napkin ring with ornate guilloche style engraved or machined decoration, subtle convex shaping and banner with "Leontine inscription or dedication!
This one bears the French Minerve or Minerva hallmark, 1st quality for. 950 or better silver content the tiny number "1" within the mark designates 95% pure and so above the. 925 standard for "sterling" silver.
The silversmith mark is most likely for Lappara & Gabriel, Paris circa late 1800s. YES, a single here and one of several superb antique and vintage sterling silver napkin rings that we're adding today (and in the weeks ahead) so be sure to browse our current offerings to build a collection fit for royalty. We've amassed over 100 great old mostly French sterling napkin rings over the years and I'm working on them now. They're great mixed & matched around your table, wonderful to find a set of twelve or more matching pieces but who could be so lucky.
And, isn't it much neater if all are unique, each with a history... A story of its own! We have rococo style napkin rings, guilloche style machined or engraved napkin rings, French Empire style napkin rings, personalized napkin rings with the original owners' names on them. Just a massive array of styles and aesthetically unbeatable!Browse and enjoy, they're all so lovely and sure to add to your fine dining experience (and that of your guests, too)! This one weighs 40 grams and is in fabulous condition as you can see from the images. Some slight surface scuffing possible. We're easy to deal with. Our fine inventory is very important. And your ranking of our performance is also very important!
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We have a HUGE assortment of the finest antiques to be found online, all at your fingertips with Antiques & Uncommon Treasure. _gsrx_vers_631 GS 6.9.8b6 (631). This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Sterling Silver (.925)\Napkin Rings & Clips". The seller is "antiquesuncommontreasure" and is located in this country: US.This item can be shipped worldwide.925)