Kon. Gerritsen & van Kempen N.V. Zeist/Utrecht 1929 - Antique Cigarette box with handmade crafted 1st grade Dutch silver applique - .925 silver

Description
Kon. Gerritsen & van Kempen N.V. Zeist/Utrecht 1929 - Antique Cigarette box with handmade crafted 1st grade Dutch silver applique - .925 silver
Netherlands - First half 20th century

Antique handmade hardwood Cigarette Box.

The box has a nice handmade 1st grade silver applique on the lid.
The applique is decorated with a very detailed image of an old Dutch scene.

The scene is particularly beautifully detailed in relief, hand made and consists of a nobleman with a woman on his lap.
There are also many details in the scene such as: nobleman with sword, hat with feathers, glass in hand, peacock etcetera.

Nicely fully Dutch hallmarked and marked with silver hallmarks: :
Silver fineness mark Upright Lion with 1 (1814-1953) = 1st grade 0.925,
Assay Office (Minerva head with letter B=Utrecht), Year Letter T=1929
Maker’s mark GVK= “Koninklijke Gerritsen van Kempen N.V.” Zeist 1924-1961.

Dimensions are 9.2 cm by 10.00 cm.

The silver applique is in a particularly beautiful and intact condition without dents or scratches.
The lid closes perfectly.

Is a striking and particularly decorative object due to its beautifully detailed tooling, but can also still be used.

Particularly decorative but is also suitable for use.

Registered shipping.

Lot details
Object
Antique Cigarette box with handmade crafted 1st grade Dutch silver applique
Material
.925 silver
Manufacturer/ Brand
Kon. Gerritsen & van Kempen N.V. Zeist/Utrecht 1929
Estimated Period
First half 20th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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