Antique French Sterling Silver 2" Napkin Ring, Ornate Foliate, "Berthe 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. Gorgeous antique French sterling silver 2" napkin ring with ornate two dimensional style decoration including Louis XIV or Rococo accenting, vermeil interior, flowers & foliage & "Berthe inscription or dedication! It bears the French Minerve or Minerva hallmark, the tiny number "1" in the upper right corner stands for French 1st quality. 950 or 95% pure silver content.The silversmith mark is for Tallois & Mayence, Paris circa early 1900s. 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.
These are 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! Weighs a heavy 63 grams and it's beautiful given its 100 or so years. Great condition as you can see from the images.Some surface scuffing possible and a bit of wear or fading to the interior gold plating or "vermeil". We're easy to deal with. Our fine inventory is very important. And your ranking of our performance is also very important! We wish to keep our 4.9 - 5 star ratings in all categories.
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