Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Iris Flowers
Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Iris Flowers
Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Iris Flowers
Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Iris Flowers
Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Iris Flowers

Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Napkin Ring Iris Flowers

Regular price $275.00 Sale

Gorgeous antique 19th century Art Nouveau French sterling silver napkin ring. Crafted from 95% pure silver and elegantly styled with a border of guilloche engraved Art Nouveau iris flowers on a textured ground. Hallmarked with the French Minerve 1st standard hallmark, which depicts the head of the goddess Minerva with a number 1 beside her to designating a silver content of .950/1000 silver (95% pure silver and higher than the standard .925 for sterling silver). Bearing a maker's mark for Parisian silversmith Adolphe Boulenger, active from 1876-1899, whose workshop was located at 4 rue du Vert-Bois in Paris. In overall good condition. Measures 1 3/8" tall x 2" diameter. Weighs 36.6 grams.