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