RARE VICTORIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER RECTANGLE HANDLE FARM SCENE TABLE SNUFF BOX. This is a Stunning Victorian Dutch Solid Silver Rectangle Handle Farm Scene Table Snuff Box, this was crafted in Holland. With the makers Initials M. P and was made c1900 making it around 120 years old, it also has another mark and on the inside Base it has the Lion with the Key indicating it could have been an Export Piece. This is the most Stunning Victorian Solid Silver Rectangle Table Snuff or Jewellery Box, the Raised Lid has the most Beautiful Scroll Patterns all around with Heart Shape Scrolls in each corner with Floral Patterns, the Centre of the Lid has the most Amazing Farm Scene of Cows Sitting and Standing outside a House, this Scene has a Beautiful Scrolled Frame.The Lid also has a Beautiful curved Swing Handle with Flower Decorations resting on a raised Plynth. The Edge of the Lid has a Crimped or Pie Crust design all around it.
The Lid opens nicely to reveal the inside of the Box and the Hinge is in Excellent condition and the Lid closes tightly. The Edge of the Box has a banded pattern all around, the Hallmarks are to the sides and the inside Base and for Holland on the outside Base. The Outside Base has a nice Lined Pattern, and the Snuff Box rests on 4 Feet giving it a really Elegant Look. This would have been owned by someone Wealthy in the Victorian Period when times were very different to today, it really is a Stunning Antique Solid Silver Snuff Box, condition is very good with only light surface marks and 2 dings on the Base in a Line Shape which can be seen in pic near Holland Hallmark, and is only mentioned for accuracy, with this would add something special to any Collection.
The item "RARE VICTORIAN DUTCH SOLID SILVER FLORAL HANDLED FARM SCENE TABLE SNUFF BOX" is in sale since Friday, May 15, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Silver\Solid Silver\Other Solid Silver". The seller is "fine_antique_silver2012" and is located in Ledbury. This item can be shipped worldwide.