Elegant antique French sterling silver 2" napkin ring with ornate guilloche style machined or engraved decoration including frieze style scrolling foliate band, bead festooned borders and medallion with interlaced "AT" (?) monogram! This one 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 likely for Prugneaux & Clerc, Paris circa 1911.
Yes, a single here but actually a perfect match for another that we're listing today, I'm sure I should have offered as a pair but decided to photograph and sell separately this time (that one with a "his & her" style LL monogram). Also 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!
Very good condition. Weighs a relatively heavy 42 grams and it's beautiful given its 100 or so years. Excellent condition as you can see from the images. Some surface scuffing possible. See pictures for measurements.
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