Description

    MERIDEN BRITANNIA SILVER-PLATED FIGURAL NAPKIN RING
    Meriden Britannia Company, Meriden, Connecticut, circa 1875
    Unmarked
    2-3/4 inches high (7.0 cm)
    3.5 ounces (gross)

    The napkin ring with a butterfly perched on the handle of a wheeled cart that supports the napkin holder.

    Illustrated:
    Gottschalk, Lillian and Sandra Whitson, Figural Napkin Rings, Paducah, Collector Books, 1996, page 197, plate 480


    Condition Report*:

    minor loss of silver plating, surface scratches commesurate with age

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    Auction Dates
    September, 2011
    26th Monday
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