Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857
Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857

Dutch Silver Biscuit Box - Antique 1857

1857 Amsterdam

Offered by AC Silver

£1,595 gbp
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This exceptional antique Dutch silver biscuit box has circular form.

The body of the box is plain and encompassed with a band of applied reed decoration to the lower rim.

This biscuit box retains the original hallmarked hinged cover ornamented with further applied reed decoration to the upper and lower rims.

The hallmarks struck to this impressive Dutch silver biscuit box include:
Maker's mark: ICF (untraced)
Duty mark: Minerva head, C (The Hague)
Tax mark: Axe/hatchet mark
Silver quality/purity mark: Crowned lion rampant .934 (934/1000)
Date mark: X (1857)
Retailer's mark: Diemont (William Diemont)

Dimensions

Diameter 12.7cm/5"
Height 8cm/3.1"

Weight

10.6 troy ounces/328g


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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.
This antique silver biscuit box is an exceptional gauge of silver, exceptional quality and in exceptional presentation condition.
The Dutch silver hallmarks struck to the underside of the body and surface of the cover are all very clear.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this piece of antique silverware.
Maker: Untraced Maker's Marks
Date: 1857
Origin: Amsterdam, Holland
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A8005 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Height 8.00 cm (3.15 inches)
Diameter 12.70 cm (5.00 inches)
Weight 10.60oz t (329.66g)
Stock Code
A8005
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Dutch silver biscuit box; an addition to the ornamental silverware collection
Signed/Inscribed
The Dutch silver hallmarks struck to the underside of the body and surface of the cover are all very clear.
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