Special silver silver trophy: "Prize cup".
It is decorated with beautiful ornaments,
The total height is 48 cm.
This cup is not weighted.
The weight is 1405 grams of net silver weight.
Made in 1875: (Year letter q).
Made by the company V. Kempen.
Provided with the various Dutch silver hallmarks.
Also has French hallmarks / marks.
The parts have also been separately hallmarked /marked.
The lid has the Dutch sword among other things.
They are all marked with the “old” tax stamp.
This trophy is “mountable”.
The "connection screw / bolt" ; that secures the base with the trophy is made of solid silver.
This trophy has a French inscription.
It says that the company “Peynenburg”, won the first prize at an international bread and banquet baker’s competition. This was organised in Paris.
It is probably the case that this cup was commissioned and then made by Van Kempen; for this “championship”. Won by the famous Dutch "Ontbijtkoekfabrikant" (breakfast cake manufacturer) Peynenburg .
That is how this “trophy” came back to the Netherlands.
This company has a long history and still exists in its full glory.
The ornaments and the figure on the lid; hero of France (Marie...). depict the great French character well.
In 1925 Peynenburg won this international competition.
The height is 48 cm. The height without the lid measures 36.9 cm
The diameter of the top edge of this trophy is 15.7 cm and the diameter of the lid is approx. 16.5 cm.
The diameter of the base is 17 cm.
Is in good condition, with a number of (definitely for its age) normal signs of use and / scratches.
Special and unique collector’s item.
Will be packaged with care and shipped by insured mail.
- Van Kempen
- Pays d’origine
- Bon état - quelques usures et tâches dues à l’âge
- 48 cm
- 1405 g