Antique handkerchief clip marked "sterling" on a finger ring with a ring clasp which opens to remove clip for use on a chatelaine. Formed as a crab gripper for the handkerchief, it is both unusual and charming. These holders were in Vogue from Ca.1870-1900, when skirts were smaller and without pockets. Clip is 1.875," while chain with finger ring is 5" long. Weighs 0.25 Troy.