15 October 2003
A Dutch silver scent box
Mark of Jan Frederik P. Meijer, Schoonhoven, 1828
Of oval form, the sides pricked with two ovals and lines, engraved with flower, hinged boat-shaped cover with hinged shaped handle, the base inscribed IVH, marked inside box, upper rim and inside cover
5 cm. high (handle up)
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B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver en Schepwerk 1650-1880, Abcoude, 1994, p. 79, no.184, illustrated (box in the middle).
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