A spectacular antique American sterling silver portrait picture frame decorated with a gorgeous figural Torch & Floral swag applique. The interior border of the frame is adorned with a decorative ribbon braid and the outer edge features ornate figural scrolled corners as well as a larger version of the ribbon braid.
This frame has a wooden back mount and a scrolled easel stand.
American, hallmarked Sterling probably commissioned for an upscale retailer.
Circa 1890, very heavy weight, excellent condition, lovely patina. Height 13 1/2" width 11".