Lesener Amsterdam - Large handmade Dutch silver miniature carousel - Silver

Description
Lesener Amsterdam - Large handmade Dutch silver miniature carousel - Silver
Netherlands - 1950-1974

Large handmade Dutch silver miniature shaped like a 19th century carrousel with 3 horses and 3 gondolas.

The object has been handmade with extremely beautiful detail.

Several details are:
Detailed handmade silver horses, crafted gondolas, persons in the gondolas and on the horses, decorated top, engraved pillars etc. etc.

The most beautiful detail of this miniature is that it is rotatable.
By turning the knob on the top, the carousel is activated.

Beautiful complete Dutch hallmark and marked with Dutch silver stamps:
Content mark lion and sword.
Minerva head
Year letter
Maker’s mark Amsterdam hallmark xxx of Lesener Amsterdam

This is a large miniature with a diameter of 6.2 cm and a total height of 8.1 cm.

Miniature is also very heavy and has a weight of 96.8 grams.

The item is in an exceptionally beautiful, intact and working condition without dents or scratches.

All details are clearly visible and present.

A particularly striking and decorative object due to its large size and many wonderful details.

This handmade silver carousel is only rarely offered.

Will be sent by registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Large handmade Dutch silver miniature carousel
Material
Silver
Designer/ Artist
Lesener Amsterdam
Estimated Period
1950-1974
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
97 g
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