Large antique handmade Dutch silver tea strainer.
The tea strainer is particularly beautiful in shape.
The tea strainer is decorated with 2 old Dutch domestic scenes.
The scenes are detailed made and feature, among others, beautiful details of a woman with a baby, detailed chairs, broom against the wall, man seated on barrel etcetera.
The strainer is also decorated with an openwork and entirely florally tooled edge.
The tea strainer features a sturdy wide handle that is particularly beautifully decorated with detailed leaf and floral motifs
Nicely fully Dutch hallmarked and marked with silver hallmarks:
Silver fineness mark Lion passant with 2 (1814-1953) = 2nd grade silver fineness 0.833
Assay office stamp (Minerva head with the letter A = Amsterdam)
Year letter N = 1923
Maker’s Mark MT
Is a large tea strainer with a height of 11.00 cm and a diameter of 7.00 cm.
Is also quite heavy for a tea strainer and has a weight of 40.2 grams.
This object is in an exceptionally beautiful and intact condition.
Due to its beautiful shape and detailed tooling and decor, it is a striking and particularly decorative object.
It can, of course, also still be used.
- Grande passoire à thé en argent antique faite à la main avec de vieilles scènes hollandaises
- Meesterteken MT - Amsterdam 1923
- Période estimée
- Début du XXe siècle
- Pays d’origine
- Excellent état, à peine utilisé avec des signes minimes d'usure