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