measering jugs (6) - Tin

measering jugs (6) - Tin

Gorgeous Dutch antique pewter set, measuring jugs, from our own collection
HK initials refers to the pewter maker Henry Kamphof in Zwolle, lived from 1833-1923.

Used condition

Henry Kamphof bought his pewter-tin foundry in 1864 van de weduwe van Arend ten Klooster,
In the City Museum (Stedelijk Museum) of Kampen you will find a measuring jug of Henry Kamphof

The decimal system was introduced in the Netherlands around 1820, this series is based on this system.
The letters on the rim are gauche/hall mark letters. Each year the measurements were checked and then the owner received a verification mark a so called mark of approval.
On the edge they are clearly visible, the "approval marks annual verification (calibration)".

Weight 2.6 kg

Height 1 liter 22cm / 8,6"
Height 0,5 liter 16,5 cm / 6.5"
Height 2 dcl 12,5 cm / 4.9"
Height 1 dcl 9.8 cm / 3.8"
Height 0.5 dcl 8,7 cm / 3,4"
Height 2 cl 6,2 cm / 2.4"

Shipment internationaal, DHL track-trace-Insurance.
Collecting in the Netherlands possible, refund cash shipment fee.

Lot details
No. of items
measering jugs
Country of Origin
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
2.4 kg
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