Description

    AN AMERICAN SILVER PLATED COMBINATION NAPKIN RING SET
    Middletown Plate Co., Middletown, Connecticut, circa 1880
    Marks: MIDDLETOWN PLATE CO., QUADRUPLE PLATE, HARD WHITE METAL, 22
    4-3/8 inches high (11.1 cm)
    8.6 ounces (gross)

    The napkin ring with draped child holding pallet and brush standing before an easel, butter pat rests on easel, to one side of artist is a fitted rest for the pepper shaker and to the other a fitted rest for the open salt with silver gilt interior, raised rectangular platform with decorative edge upon four scroll feet.


    Condition Report*:

    back leg of easel has come free from base, some loss of silver plate and silver gilt, surface scratches commensurate with age

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    13th Wednesday
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