Measurements: 5cms by 3cms by 4 cms high. The piece bears hanau dutch marks to the base proving 800 silver. Together with british inport silver proof Hallmarks. Date letter: S in shield being 1893. Importers marks: ETB being Edwin Thompson Bryant.
Condition: good condition save the feet are worn & it may have had an extra chimney on the other side of the roof no certain but possible however no dents or dinks and the roof is a perfect closure and the miniature lock is present. Please see the photos which form part of the description. This is a very nice unusual item. Any advice or comments from collectors will be gratefully received.
Everything else you need to know. Antiques: Where an item is an antique or vintage please expect the item to have minor marks & scratches commensurate with age, unless stated as perfect. PHOTOGRAPHS: the photos being detailed form a major part of the description what you see is exactly what you get. Time & great care is taken to provide these for your inspection so that the item is seen from all angles & in appropriate cases under an eyeglass.The item "Rare Victorian 1893 Dutch hanau miniature house treasure chest full hallmarks" is in sale since Friday, May 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Miniatures". The seller is "ladylangland" and is located in SWANSEA, Swansea. This item can be shipped worldwide.