Antique, (circa 1890) American, sterling silver, crochet hook with gorgeous, ornate engraving. This beautiful crochet hook is crisply engraved with pretty flowers and vines. Same lovely flowers on both sides of the hook. Crochet hook is silver plate. Stamped on both sides of handle: STERLING. Measuring approximately 5 1/2 inches in length. Guaranteed antique. A few tiny dings, mentioned for accuracy! Otherwise, good condition - no dents, damages, repairs, flakes or cracks! This hook is in need of a cleaning and a new home! A great gift for yourself, the sewing collector or any occassion! Check out my other items ! Be sure to add me to your favorites list ! PRICED TO SELL! NO RESERVE!!FREE SHIPPING!!TERMS OF SALE PAYMENT: Payment must be made within 7 days of close of auction. If payment is not made in a timely fashion negative feedback will be posted and a unpaid item claim will be filed with ebay. If you have a problem with this time frame please email me BEFORE you bid on this item. SHIPPING: - Buyer to pay ONLY ACTUAL SHIPPING COSTS, I DO NOT ADD A HANDLING FEE! Please use the ebay shipping calculator for price quotes. If you prefer a service that is not listed - PLEASE ASK - I will try to accommodate your request. If your purchase will fit SAFELY in a "FLAT RATE BOX" - and that shipping method will save you $$$ - I will either adjust your invoice OR refund the difference. I make every effort to ship the next business day following receipt of your cleared payment. All shipping charges are the responsibility of the buyer. INSURANCE: - REQUIRED on all items over $50 and ADDITIONAL on all USPS shipments - Prices are based on current U.S.P.S. rates and cover the BID/PURCHASE price only - shipping and insurance costs will not be refunded by VFUL or the U.S.Postal Service in the event of a claim. I cannot be responsible for items damaged or lost in transit. On all glass/porcelain I do double box and wrap packages with lots of bubble and peanuts! INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS: - Must make payment with PayPal - or checks in US dollars Only. Shipping will be your choice of available U.S.P.S. methods. I do not use any other shipper. Enter your COUNTRY in the shipping calculator below or EMAIL me for a SHIPPING QUOTE. You are responsible for any DUTY or CUSTOMS CHARGES. ***Please contact me by email following the sale with all shipping information, including your **PHONE NUMBER** - needed for Customs Forms. COMBINED SHIPPING: I will make every effort to combine your purchases over a 5 day period to defray shipping expenses. SAFE DELIVERY of your purchases is the most important factor in determining whether or not combined shipping can be offered. EMAIL me as soon as you know you will have or expect to have multiple purchases. I charge ACTUAL SHIPPING and will package your order before an invoice is sent. PLEASE WAIT for an "ADJUSTED" Invoice for multiple purchases. FEEDBACK: If you feel that you have NOT received Exceptional Service - PLEASE contact me BEFORE you leave your Feedback comments. I appreciate constructive criticism and want you to be happy with all aspects of your purchase. RETURNS: I make every effort to accurately describe each item and to provide clear and detailed photos to AVOID the NEED for RETURNS!!! - shipping is too expensive to pay twice! Check my feedback - My Customers have been Very Happy - I'm sure You will be too!! All items are guaranteed to arrive as described. Refunds cheerfully granted ONLY if the item is materially different than as described in my listing (subject to inspection). If you have any questions please contact me via email before bidding. Please Ask Questions BEFORE YOU BUY... Thank you for shopping with VFUL!