An antique sewing scissors on a silver Jasseron chain with the original girdle hook. The handicraft scissors consist of iron blades and silver handles. The silver handle has been repaired once which adds some extra charm to the antique one.
The scissors and hook are equipped with various hallmarks, but these are not easy to decipher.
Lion facing right with a 2 (second fineness silver. 833)
Sword - Dutch silver hallmark.
Engraved: IV XXX
Maker's mark is in it three times but is very difficult to read.
The scissors itself is 175 at 45 and the hook is 75 x 30 mm. The thick Jasseron chain has a single total length of 90 cm. This sewing kit also includes 2 silver needles with 1 original silver needle. Pictures speaks for themselves.
- Antique sewing scissors on jasseron chain with original belt hook
- .833 silver
- Estimated Period
- From 1814
- Country of Origin
- Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
- 175×45×4 mm
- 108 g