American coin silver Aesthetic style napkin ring by Wood and Hughes Silversmiths, c.1870.
This elegant napkin ring has applied die rolled borders of Palmette and dart decorations and an Ivy and scroll engraved body.
Weighing 31 grams, it has a period script monogram: HB, is 1 3/4" in diameter and 1 1/4" tall.
Inscribed as described above, the soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear detail, with no removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering