fa. de Leeuw den Bouter Schoonhoven 1965 - Large silver Pill box with an image of the Night Watch - Silver

Description
fa. de Leeuw den Bouter Schoonhoven 1965 - Large silver Pill box with an image of the Night Watch - Silver
Netherlands - Mid 20th century

Large handmade Dutch silver pillbox.

The pillbox has exceptionally beautiful details with a handmade floral decor and a depiction of the Night Watch.
The edge of the box is decorated with beautifully detailed leaf motifs.

It has beautiful Dutch hallmarks and Dutch silver hallmarks:
Lion fineness mark of 835/1000 (in several places).
Assay office hallmark Minerva head with the letter M for Schoonhoven.
Year letter f for 1965.
Maker’s mark Ldb3 for the company de Leeuw den Bouter (1946-1984).

It is a large box with a width of 6.6 cm.

The box is also quite heavy and has a weight of 39.00 grams.

The object is in exceptionally beautiful and intact condition without dents.

This is a striking and particularly decorative item due to its size, beautiful shape and detailed decoration.

The ornate lid closes perfectly, it can still be used as a pill box.

Carefully packaged and shipped by registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Large silver Pill box with an image of the Night Watch
Material
Silver
Designer/ Artist
fa. de Leeuw den Bouter Schoonhoven 1965
Estimated Period
Mid 20th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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