Box with lid - .800 silver - A. Passoni, Venezia - Italy - First half 20th century

Description
Box with lid - .800 silver - A. Passoni, Venezia - Italy - First half 20th century
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes - 608 g

Oval-shaped box with lid, resting on four curly feet joined to the central body by mean of a stylised palmette decoration.
Both container and lid feature a ribbed decoration.

It bears the hallmark of the famous Venetian manufacturer Passoni, Goldsmith in Venice since the early 20th century. The box can be dated back to the 1920s/1930s.

This box has two small scratches, highlighted with two circles in the last two images.

Hallmarks: Silversmith Passoni (60VE), not clearly legible, silver title (800), Passoni silverware company logo and name written in full on the base.

Lot details
Object
Box with lid
Material
.800 silver
Designer/ Artist
A. Passoni, Venezia
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
11×15×20 cm
Weight
608 g
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