C.A Stout Rotterdam - Sturdy handmade Dutch silver miniature puppet show - Silver

Description
C.A Stout Rotterdam - Sturdy handmade Dutch silver miniature puppet show - Silver
Netherlands - Mid 20th century

Very beautiful old Dutch scene consisting of a handmade Dutch silver miniature in the shape of a puppet theatre.

The lot is exceptionally detailed and features many details, such as:
Realistically made puppet theatre, 2 children on a barrel, woman next to the puppet theatre, puppet in the puppet theatre, decorated back wall with mill, angel with wings etcetera.

Nicely fully Dutch hallmarked and marked with silver hallmarks: :
Fineness mark lion.
Assay office mark Minerva head,
Year letter q
Maker’s mark CS3 of silversmith C.A Stout Rotterdam.

It is a large miniature. Dimensions are 5.00 cm x 3.00 cm and the height is 4.2 cm.

It is also fairly heavy for a miniature and has a weight of 33.7 grams.

The lot is in a beautiful, intact and complete condition, all details are present and clearly visible.

It is a striking and particularly decorative object due to its detailed tooling and many beautiful details.

Will be carefully packaged and shipped by registered post.

Lot details
Object
Sturdy handmade Dutch silver miniature puppet show
Material
Silver
Designer/ Artist
C.A Stout Rotterdam
Estimated Period
Mid 20th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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