We are offering without reserve a beautiful Paris, France, demitasse souvenir spoon, dated 1890.The spoon handle is highly detailed on both sides with a knight in armour, holding a lance and a shield . A banner with fleur de leis trails down to the gold washed bowl. The bowl is engraved with the word "Paris", 1890. The spoon has two French hallmarks in the bowl. One is the silver guarantee mark and the other is an unidentified makers mark. The spoon is in very good vintage condition with only a small degree of normal age related rubbing and overall it is in excellent shape. The decoration is crisp and well defined and the patina is soft, warm, and lustrous. Approximate dimensions: 4 1/2" The spoon comes from our personal collection and has been in storage for many years and we offer it without reserve and a modest starting price. Memories of Paris return each time you use this spoon or present it as a nice gift for someone special. It's a great item to include in a collection too. We offer a 100% customer satisfaction, returned as received, guarantee on every item we sell. Winning bidder pays all packing, freight and insurance. We do not add fees above the actual cost of the shipment. International buyers pay duties and/or VAT on the total cost of the item as declared on the shipping invoice. We abide and comply with all postal laws foreign and domestic. We process and ship your item within three working days of the close of auction and we request our buyers to extend the same courtesy in payment. California buyers please add 7.75% state sales tax to your winning bid. We reserve the right to cancel or void any bid or sale that does not ad to the practices and policies of eBay or for any reason whatsoever that may jeopardize a fair and successful transaction. We are proud of our 100% positive feedbacks and we strive to maintain them daily. Bidders may buy with confidence. Thanks and good luck with your bids.