Vintage and Antique Silver Jewellery and Gifts.

Octagonal silver napkin ring. Top and bottom is an engraved stripe with dashes and shading finished with 2 horizontal lines. The middle section is plain polished silver. Octagonal Vintage Sterling Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1926.

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Octagonal Vintage Sterling Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1926.

£58.00

Real style in such wonderful condition at 98 years old! An unusual vintage silver napkin ring, hallmarked in Birmingham in 1926 by John Rose of Hockley Street. The same year as the first K2 red telephone box was introduced, chiefly in the London area. It has...

Single Celtic Design Vintage Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Birmingham 1942. Single Celtic Design Vintage Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Birmingham 1942.

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Single Celtic Design Vintage Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Birmingham 1942.

£64.00

This stylish vintage silver napkin ring was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1942 by Lanson Ltd of Pemberton Street.  1942, the country was dominated by the Second World War with bombing raids on many of our major cities and rationing in force. The napkin ring is...

 The top half of the thimble has repeated little dots, the bottom half has  a swirl design that looks a little like a zip. The bottom band is plain shiny silver with a visisble hallmark. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1881

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1881

£42.00

This thimble is over 140 years old and yet looks quite contemporary. It was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1881, by James Fenton of Great Hampton St Birmingham.   In 1881, during the reign of Queen Victoria, the Natural History Museum opened in London. It is attractively decorated...

The design is split into three, Top third is dotty - small oxidised dots all over. The second third  is two stripes of a flower design and the bottom is high polished silver. Vintage Silver Thimble Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1930.

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Vintage Silver Thimble Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1930.

£42.00

This pretty vintage silver thimble was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1930, but made by Northern Goldsmiths & Co. of Newcastle upon Tyne. The same year as The Times published its first crossword! It is prettily decorated with dots and a repeated floral design, lovely to...

silver thimble is covered with little hexagonal shapes, the insides of which are almost black. The hallmark is visiable on a plain silver band on the bottom. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Chester, 1913.

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Chester, 1913.

£42.00

This beautiful antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Chester in 1913, by Henry Griffiths and Sons. It is prettily decorated with a repeated small hexagonal design; it is lovely to think how many different sewing projects it has been part of in its lifetime...... 1913,...

The top and bottom rims have a very detailed design of flowers and leaves. There are then two plain polished silver stripes and a central swirly design. Single Oval Antique Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Chester, 1911

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Single Oval Antique Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Chester, 1911

£68.00

Well over hundred years old and still looking good! What an unusual and thoughtful present this would make for a Wedding, Engagement, Anniversary or New Home gift. In excellent condition, it was hallmarked in 1911 in Chester, the same year as George V was crowned....

The top and bottom rims have silver beading all around. The central part has a delicate fern like engraving with two stems crossed at the bottom. There is a blank section central top - for engraving. Single Sterling Silver Antique Napkin Ring, Hallmarked London, 1873

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Single Sterling Silver Antique Napkin Ring, Hallmarked London, 1873

£58.00

What a glamorous, pretty old lady, the oldest napkin ring we have in our collection. This antique silver napkin ring was hallmarked in London in 1873, that's over 150 years ago! 1873, during the reign of Queen Victoria, was the year that J. S. Fry...

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A pair of totally plain, high polished shiny silver napkin rings. The only markings are the hallmarks showing at the bottom of each one. They are round and quite deep. Pair of Antique Silver Napkin Rings, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1924

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Pair of Antique Silver Napkin Rings, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1924

£125.00

Such a lucky find! This handsome, heavy pair of antique napkin rings are in great condition.  Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1924, they are totally plain and very shiny. One hundred years old, they were hallmarked the same year as the first hourly Greenwich Time Signal from...

Single Vintage Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1938. Single Vintage Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1938.

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Single Vintage Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1938.

£60.00

A timeless beauty! An attractive vintage silver napkin ring, hallmarked in Birmingham, by A J Pepper & Co of Frederick St, in 1938.  Imagine Birmingham in 1938; the city was celebrating the centenary of its Borough Charter with an impressive pageant, and was proud to...

A black leather box with a blue velvet lining. Inside are two identical napkin rings with wavy edges. An engine turned fine wavy line decoration goes all the way around maybe 20 lines deep. At the front is a shiny silver blank space (for engraving) Boxed Pair of Antique Silver Napkin Rings, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1924

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Boxed Pair of Antique Silver Napkin Rings, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1924

£115.00

Such a lucky find! This handsome pair of antique napkin rings are in amazing condition and presented in their original box.  Hallmarked in Birmingham in 1924 by Hassett & Harper of Regent Place, they have a stylish engine turned pattern engraved around the whole ring, except...

Shiny silver with two plain rims. The inner section is engraved  with 5 petalled flowers, probably forget me nots , and leaves all the way around except for a plain circle for engraving.    Single Oval Antique Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Chester, 1921

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Single Oval Antique Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Chester, 1921

£48.00

Over hundred years old and still looking good! What an unusual and thoughtful present this would make for a Wedding, Engagement, Anniversary or New Home gift. In excellent condition, it was hallmarked in 1921 in Chester by Charles Horner. The napkin ring is finely engraved...

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Two highly polished and shiny napkin rings.  No engraving but intetesting shaping to the rims. Almost a castellated design. Pair of Round Antique Silver Napkin Rings, Hallmarked London, 1922

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Pair of Round Antique Silver Napkin Rings, Hallmarked London, 1922

£85.00

What a find! Over 100 years old and in wonderful condition. This stylish pair of antique napkin rings was hallmarked in London in 1922 the year the BBC was formed. What an unusual and thoughtful present they would make for a Wedding, Engagement, Anniversary or...

Single Sterling Silver Antique Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1898 Single Sterling Silver Antique Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1898

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Single Sterling Silver Antique Napkin Ring, Hallmarked Birmingham, 1898

£65.00

What a glamorous, pretty old lady! This antique silver napkin ring was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1898, during the reign of Queen Victoria and when the first escalator in the UK was introduced in Harrods.  It is finely and delicately engraved with silver beading on...

The design is split into three, Top third is dotty - small oxidised dots all over. The second third is two stripes of a starbust design and the bottom is high polished silver. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Chester, 1921

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Chester, 1921

£38.00

This beautiful antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Chester in 1921, by Henry Griffiths & Sons. It is prettily decorated with dots and a repeated floral design, lovely to think how many different sewing projects it has been part of in its lifetime...... 1921, the...

The top two thirds od the silver thimble is covered with little dots, the bottom third is plain high polished silver with a horizontal indent between the two. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1918.

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1918.

£42.00

This handsome antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1918, by Henry Griffiths & Sons. This year sees the end of the First World War after four years, the beginning the Interwar period, and a major advance in women's suffrage. The thimble is attractively...

ilver thimble with two different designs in two halves. The top is lots of little dots, the bottom is larger flower design, a little like a chrsanthemum. Their is a plain silver band around the bottom. The hallmark is clear. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked in Chester, 1916

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked in Chester, 1916

£42.00

This attractive antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Chester by Charles Horner in 1916.  A year that was dominated by the First World War and noted for the Easter Rising in Ireland. The thimble is attractively decorated within two sections, the top is repeated dots...

Silver thimble with a square geometric design hammered in to the top two thirds an a starburst effect design in a stripe underneath that. The very bottom is plain high polished silver. The top of the thimble also has a pretty flower design covering it. Late Victorian Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1900.

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Late Victorian Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1900.

£42.00

This delicate antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1900, by Henry Griffiths & Sons, during the reign of Queen Victoria. The same year that the Queen Mum was born, and a stone fell at Stonehenge. It is very prettily decorated with both a...

Silver thimble with a dark coloured top made from agate. The top half of the thimble has repeated little dots, the bottom half has a swirl design that looks a little like a zip with semi circle markings behind. The bottom band is plain shiny silver with a visisble hallmark. Antique Silver and Agate Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1921

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Antique Silver and Agate Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1921

£58.00

This rare beautiful antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1921, by James Swann & Sons of Hilton Street. It is unusual in that it has an attractive banded agate set into the top and quite a contemporary design at the bottom.  It is...

Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmimgham, 1889. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmimgham, 1889.

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmimgham, 1889.

£42.00

This handsome antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1889, by S.Blackensee & Sons . 1889, during the reign of Queen Victoria, was the year that Birmingham was granted the status of a city, despite not (at that time) having an Anglican cathedral, which...

The top two thirds of the shiny thimble are decorated witha repeated flower design, a bit like a chrysanthemum. The bottom third is plain high pokished silver. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1924.

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Birmingham, 1924.

£36.00

This beautiful antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1924 by Henry Griffiths & Sons. 1924, the year that The first Winter Olympics took place in Chamonix in the French Alps, and an hourly Greenwich Time Signal from Royal Greenwich Observatory is broadcast for...

The thimble is split into three different design sections. The top third is a repeated floral design, then there is three rows of squares - indented, then a plain high polished section. Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Chester, 1911.

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Antique Silver Thimble Hallmarked Chester, 1911.

£36.00

This handsome antique silver thimble was hallmarked in Chester in 1911, by Howard Walsh Ltd of Oldham. 1911 saw the coronation of George V in June, a census, a heatwave and a drought. The thimble is attractively decorated with two designs and is in lovely...

Vintage Sterling Silver Bangle Bracelet, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1956 Vintage Sterling Silver Bangle Bracelet, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1956

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Vintage Sterling Silver Bangle Bracelet, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1956

£85.00

A prettily engraved vintage sterling silver bangle, hallmarked in Birmingham in 1956. 1956, the year that Tesco opened its first self service store and Premium Bonds were launched with a £1000 prize. The bangle has a strong safe catch with the addition of a safety...

Vintage Sterling Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1926. Vintage Sterling Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1926.

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Vintage Sterling Silver Napkin Ring, Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1926.

£65.00

A real beauty in such wonderful condition at 98 years old! An unusual vintage silver napkin ring, hallmarked in Birmingham in 1926 by George Unite & Sons of Caroline Street. The same year as the first K2 red telephone box was introduced, chiefly in the...

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Vintage Silver Bangle Bracelet Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1962. Vintage Silver Bangle Bracelet Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1962.

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Vintage Silver Bangle Bracelet Hallmarked in Birmingham, 1962.

£80.00

A lovely find, this finely engraved vintage sterling silver bangle, was hallmarked in Birmingham in 1962. The pretty engraving of swirls and leaves is on the front face only, the reverse side being polished silver. It has a strong safe catch with the addition of...