Antique, heavy, silver purse bracket,
the so-called parrot bracket.
Schoonhoven, possibly 1779 (year letter F), as of yet unknown master, hallmarks partly worn.
193 grams, clasp slightly loose, but intact!
The engravings are made in rocaille-style with decorations of parrots which point down and was manufactured in Schoonhoven.
The parrot bracket was a characteristic Schoonhoven purse bracket from 1750 and was made till the late 19th century.
will be shipped registered by PostNL.
- No. of items
- bag handle parrot, Purse mount
- Designer/ Artist
- Estimated Period
- Second half 18th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 15×16×2 cm
- 194 g