Piece has been scratch tested to ensure its purity (tested above 80% silver and below 92.5%). Bottom side stamped with the following marks. (Lion inside 6 sided losenge with II underneath, indicating 83.5% silver purity from the Netherlands).
(B with two stars above it inside shield, indicating the maker Begeer). (D inside circle, likely the date code for 1913). 9" long, with a width of 4.5" in the middle and 3 on the ends. With this beautiful art deco design, this would make a great decoration or for formal table setting use.
Or hold onto it for the investment as silver. Also works to just melt down as scrap for other purposes or resale. BEGEER DUTCH 835 SILVER ART DECO TRAY, 1913" is in sale since Thursday, February 6, 2020.This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Non-U. The seller is "nerdtots" and is located in Germantown, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Bermuda, Peru, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion. Begeer