American sterling silver souvenir shovel by Joseph Mayer of Seattle, c.1900, having a Miner holding a gold pan on a grape vine and floral handle with a matte finished gilt shovel bowl engraved: Republic Wn.
Weighing 24 grams, this nicely detailed, scarce souvenir shovel is 5 1/2" long,.
The soft, warm, original finish is present, with no buffing or machine polishing.
The excellent original condition and clear, crisp detail, with no monograms, removals, repairs or alterations, make this an especially attractive offering.
Item ID: r5066