B. Verhoogt Hoorn 1929-1949 - Large handmade antique Dutch silver miniature windmill - Silver

Description
B. Verhoogt Hoorn 1929-1949 - Large handmade antique Dutch silver miniature windmill - Silver
Netherlands - Early 20th century

Large Dutch silver miniature shaped like a mill.

Mill is particularly beautifully made by hand and features detailed details such as: doors, windows, rotating blades, banner, wheel, miller's couple etc etc.

Nicely fully Dutch hallmarked and marked with the Dutch silver hallmarks:
Content mark sword (0.833 silver content mark 1906-1953)
Maker’s mark B&V12=B. Increases
Worked as a silversmith in Hoorn from 1929 - 1949.

It is a large miniature. with a width of 6.7 cm and a height of 9.5 cm.

The miniature has a weight of 27.2 grams.

The object is in beautiful, intact and complete condition. All details are fully visible and present.

It is a striking and particularly decorative object due to its size and beautiful detailed craftmanship.

Will be shipped by registered post.

Lot details
Object
Large handmade antique Dutch silver miniature windmill
Material
Silver
Designer/ Artist
B. Verhoogt Hoorn 1929-1949
Estimated Period
Early 20th century
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
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