Lincoln Mint Charmers 1972 Sterling Choir Boys #260 Christmas Ornament. Extremely Rare To Find One Of Only 500 Handmade Limited Edition.In 1972, the Lincoln Mint of Chicago, Illinois introduced a collection of six different numbered, limited edition sterling silver Christmas ornaments of holiday scenes. Designed by Colin Fry, each ornament is magnificently detailed and sculptured with both a brushed and polished finish. Each is hallmarked and serially numbered. This is the #260 Choir Boys ornament. It measures 2 1/4 inches tall by 2 inches wide and weighs 48 grams of solid sterling silver (OVER 1.5 troy ounces). It is in like new condition. The back is appropriately hallmarked L.
Sterling, with the hand engraved serial number tag. There is no original packaging for this ornament. Highly sought ornament by discriminating collectors. As with all vintage silver, may require proper polishing upon receipt depending on your preferences. Lincoln Mint created medallion art commemorating the historical achievements of the United States and its people.
To my knowledge, they are no longer in business. If by some small chance your item is not satisfactory, your return should still be received within 7 days or less.
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The seller is "dkoldtiques" and is located in Barry, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.