Beautifully ornate 19th century Dutch silver topped chatelaine purse. The silver framework is quite heavy and is fully hallmarked for the Dutch Assay Office as well as import marks. The silversmith's initials are JSA. The overall measurements are approx 10-1/2" (270mm) high x 9" (230mm) wide and the silver frame is approx 6-1/2" (165mm) high x 5" (127mm) wide.
The silver weighs approx 140gms. The silver frame is in excellent condition and opens and shuts as it should. The velvet purse may or may not be original and has been restitched in places and could be improved with a little more care in restitching. The item "19th Century Ornate Dutch Silver Clasped Chatelaine Purse" is in sale since Monday, October 19, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver".The seller is "yudee" and is located in Nairne. This item can be shipped worldwide.