Florence, 1980 - ?


Three closely spaced lines running down the length of the cap and barrel, alternating with flat, smooth stripes. Cap end has black cabochon. Click here for detail view of the pattern in sterling silver..


Sterling silver
Vermeil introduced in 1983




The vermeil variant has a subdued elegance to it, perhaps one of the prettiest 75s after the Rainbow pattern.  It was created by goldplating the entire cap and barrel.  Then the closely spaced lines were inscribed which removed the goldplating, leaving the pattern you see above.