Sterling Silver Spoon Ring - 1937 Tiffany / Century - Size 9


Sterling Silver Spoon Ring -  1937 Tiffany / Century - Size 9

This item has been shown 33 times.

Buy Now

Sterling Silver Spoon Ring - 1937 Tiffany / Century - Size 9:
$60


Ring Style: Standard band... Ring Size: 9 (will re-size to any size 8 to 10)... Width: 3/8"... Weight: 9.2 gramsThe 'Tiffany / Century' was first introduced in 1937 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Tiffany & Co. The lower case 'm' indicates it was made between 1907 and 1947. The Century pattern has clean, simple lines and "stepped" pattern typifying the American Art Deco style of the 1930s.Note: Photos are of the ring being sold. - 7Brief History of Tiffany & CompanyFounded by Charles Lewis Tiffany and Teddy Young in New York City in 1837 as a "stationery and fancy goods emporium," the store initially sold a wide variety of stationery items, and operated as Tiffany, Young and Ellis in Lower Manhattan. The name was shortened to Tiffany & Co. in 1853 when Charles Tiffany took control, and the firm's emphasis on jewelry was established.The History of Spoon RingsSpoon rings are believed to have originated in England in the 1600's. The story is that servants that couldn't afford a 'real' wedding ring would steal a silver spoon from their master and have it crafted into a ring. For a poor person a stolen spoon was to best, and easiest, way to give the woman they loved a beautiful ring.As the practice spread more and more silverware 'went missing' but since spoons were usually monogrammed, and newlyweds on staff were known to all, it wasn't hard to find the culprit and what was left of the spoon. Many arrests were made from the 17th to the 19th century with offenses ranging from "stealing a silver spoon" to "larceny by a servant." Criminal records allowed historians to determine when spoon rings began.By the 19th century Spoon Ring popularity waned but then it took off again during the 60's and 70's. This time though it was as much about fashion as it was about love. It still works both ways though and when you combine the two...No Charge for Re-sizingThe ring that is being sold is SIZE 9 but it can be re-sized AT NO ADDITIONAL COST to any size from 8 to 10
Let me know if you need your ring re-sized when paying... Otherwise it will ship SIZE 9Paid on Sunday... Ships on Monday
All ring sizes are in US Standard
All rings are handcrafted from 60 to 150 year old sterling silver spoons that I personally selected for quality... condition... and elegance of design.
Their beauty has withstood the test of time and they're sure to please for generations to come.
/ NO HANDLING CHARGES... EVER!
small printPayment Methods: PayPal Only - Payment is expected within three days of sale.Sales tax added on all sales to buyers in Arizona.Thank you for looking

Sterling Silver Spoon Ring - 1937 Tiffany / Century - Size 9:
$60

Buy Now



Franz Bahner Empire Ein Template Spoon 800 Silver 91 Grams 8 1/2in picture
Franz Bahner Empire Ein Template Spoon 800 Silver 91 Grams 8 1/2in


Ornate Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Handles Server Tongs Pastry Salad Germany picture
Ornate Art Nouveau Sterling Silver Handles Server Tongs Pastry Salad Germany


6  Rare  Wallace Irian Shrimp Cocktail Forks Sterling Silver   picture
6 Rare Wallace Irian Shrimp Cocktail Forks Sterling Silver


Tiffany & Company Wave Edge Sterling Silver Serving Fork 10 Inch Jumbo Fork picture
Tiffany & Company Wave Edge Sterling Silver Serving Fork 10 Inch Jumbo Fork


Five 5 Gorham Antique Versailles Patern Sterling Silver Six Inch Tea Spoons picture
Five 5 Gorham Antique Versailles Patern Sterling Silver Six Inch Tea Spoons


Rare Antique Tiffany & Co Sterling Silver Pumpkin Vine Pie/cake/tomato Server  picture
Rare Antique Tiffany & Co Sterling Silver Pumpkin Vine Pie/cake/tomato Server