Confectionery Works Breskens-Holland - Beautiful old Art Deco style tin Van Melle's - Look

Description
Confectionery Works Breskens-Holland - Beautiful old Art Deco style tin Van Melle's - Look
Netherlands - The 30's.

Rare old toffee tin of Van Melle, manufactured between 1925 and 1935.
The tin has very beautiful images of various species of birds.
everything placed in a gold-coloured frame.
High, three rectangular sides, front with expansion with rounded corners. Sloping hinged lid.
Turquoise fond, gold rushes.
Lid: in circle with yellow background national coat of arms under canopy.
Front: bird of paradise on branch between leaves looking up.
Left side: parrot looking back.
Right side: peacock between leaves looking back.
Rear: octagon with black background in which a stylized cherub is blowing on musical instrument, placed against a gold-coloured vignette.

Van Melle began around 1840 as a bakery in Breskens.
In 1900 Izaak van Melle began to produce this machine as well.
Around 1920 Izaaks brother Dirk-Machiel started a factory producing biscuits and wafers, including the Maria biscuit.

measurements: 25 x 20.5 cm and 26 cm high.
Photos are part of the description.
Will be packaged perfectly and shipped by registered (insured) mail.

Lot details
Object
Beautiful old Art Deco style tin Van Melle's
Material
Look
Designer/ Artist
Confectionery Works Breskens-Holland
Estimated Period
The 30's.
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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