Pair of gilt sterling silver wine bottle coasters. Made by Howard in New York. Each: stepped base and solid well with concentric circles. Tapering and open sides with interlaced arcade. Fruiting grapevine mounted to rim with dangling fruit and overlapping leaves. Underside inset with felt-lined wood. Sumptuous. A very special wedding or housewarming gift. Hallmarks include years 1885 and 1888.
Dimensions: H 2 1/2 x D 8 1/8 in. BO272