Description

    A SIMPSON, HALL, MILLER SILVER-PLATED FIGURAL NAPKIN RING
    Simpson, Hall, Miller & Co., Wallingford, Connecticut, circa 1875
    Marks: SIMPSON HALL MILLER & CO., QUADRUPLE PLATE, 205 (effaced)
    3-1/2 inches high (8.9 cm)
    6.6 ounces (gross)

    The napkin ring with a Kate Greenaway-type girl holding a toy gun in front of the bright-cut napkin holder inscribed Nellie.

    Illustrated:
    Gottschalk, Lillian and Sandra Whitson, Figural Napkin Rings, Paducah, Collector Books, 1996, page 220, plate 541


    Condition Report*:

    minor loss of silver plating, surface scratches commesurate with age

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    September, 2011
    26th Monday
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