Rare Dutch Solid Silver Knitting Needle Guard Sewing Needlework Antique 1885
A very rare Dutch sterling silver extending knitting needle guard / caps / stoppers. It is hallmarked with the lion mark signifying a minimum 934 standard, the Minerva head duty mark with the date letter A for 1885 along with a makers mark. It has been superbly designed having nicely decorated ends and more unusually sliding bars allowing the piece to be extended. It is in superb condition being free from dings splits holes and repairs and works perfectly. It measures 8 inches (23cms) long closed and over 11.25 inches (28.7cms) fully extended and weighs 32 grams. A very rare and unusual piece. If you have any queries etc... To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. And why not add me to your. All items are cleaned and display ready should you be a retailer or collector, or ready to wrap should you be purchasing a gift. That way we save you time and we discover any faults, not you. The item "RARE DUTCH SOLID SILVER KNITTING NEEDLE GUARD SEWING NEEDLEWORK ANTIQUE 1885" is in sale since Tuesday, September 05, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "spidermonkey10" and is located in London. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Composition: Solid Silver
- Product: Dutch Silver Needle Guard / Caps / Stoppers
- Maker: Dutch
- Age: 1850-1899