A very rare and interesting sterling silver napkin Royal Navy ring. It is hallmarked for Birmingham 1933 with the makers marks being HG&S for Henry Griffith & Sons Ltd. It has a rather simple form however its rarity is in its inscription which could relate to a pilot or someone involved with the aircraft side of the navy. It has been engraved with a list of Royal Navy HMS ships including carriers and flying related shore establishments. HMS SUFFOLK SEPT 38 MAY 40. HMS KESTREL MAY AUG 40. HMS DAEDALUS AUG OCT 40. HMS ARK ROYAL OCT NOV 40. HMS DAEDALUS NOV JAN 43. HMS HERON JAN 43 FEB 44. HMS INDOMITABLE FEB 44. It is in very nice condition being free from dings splits and repairs. It measures 1.75 inches (4.4cms) across by 0.75 inch (1.9cms) tall and weighs 12 grams. A very interesting and unusual example. If you have any queries etc… To see lots more rare and beautiful silver. 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 SILVER ROYAL NAVY PILOT NAPKIN RING WWII AIRCRAFT CARRIERS 1933 MILITARY” is in sale since Saturday, January 26, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Napkin Rings/Clips”. 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: Napkin Rings/ Clips
- Brand: Birmingham
- Age: 1900-1940
- Maker: Henry Griffith & Sons Ltd