A scarce and quite large hand-made, Dutch silver miniature in the form of a gentleman seated on penny-farthing bicycle.
This lot is exceptionally beautifully detailed and hand-made, it has many refined details, such as:
Gentleman with bowler-hat, spoked wheels, detailed clothing, etc. etc.
With beautiful Dutch hallmarks and marked with the following silver hallmarks:
Silver content hallmark - Sword.
Master’s mark JW for J.M. van Waveren, who was active as a silversmith in Haarlem between 1961 and 1980
This is a sturdy miniature. Measurements are: Height: 8 cm and Width: 5 cm.
It is also fairly heavy for a miniature. Weight: 40.7 g.
The entire lot is in exceptionally beautiful, intact and complete condition, undented, all details are clearly visible and present.
Is a very striking and decorative object due to its imposing size and lovely refined details.
These very beautiful and large miniatures are rare and are only rarely offered.
Will be shipped via registered mail.
- Très grand homme miniature en argent néerlandais fait à la main sur Velocipede
- Fabricant / Marque
- J.M. van Waveren Haarlem 1961-1980
- Période estimée
- Milieu du XXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- Excellent état, à peine utilisé avec des signes minimes d'usure