The antique silver peppermint box is of the contoured type, has filigree work on the raised lid inlaid between a cable edge, 5 round shell designs. The edge of the lid and the bottom edge have a fine engraving in vertical rib model and the bottom is finished with an engraving in guilloche technique.
Dutch silver hallmarks:
walking lion (2nd grade content silver, 833/1000) - Minerva head M Schoonhoven - year letter I 1868 - master stamp silversmith AS127 (A.v.d.Sluys. Schoonhoven. 1857-1881).
length 5 cm - width 5 cm - height 2.5 cm and a weight of 33 grams.
in good condition with normal signs of wear / old age - see photos (are part of the description and condition).
Registered Parcel PostNL.
- No. of items
- Peppermint box, Peppermint box with filigree
- .833 silver
- Designer/ Artist
- A. v.d. Sluys - Schoonhoven
- Estimated Period
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 2.5×5×5 cm
- 33 g