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Ornamental container with lid (Sierbusje voor thee of koffie)

From the Collection of Dutch Australian Heritage Centre Victoria 60 Rosstown Road Carnegie Victoria

Description
The cylindrical silver-plated container has slightly convex lid with central knob. Container and lid are decorated with scenes of country life. The decorations are in bas-relief.
Size
Circumference 26cm, H7cm x D7cm
Object Registration
2190
Inscriptions & Markings
The initials D and E ( for Douwe Egberts) are imprinted within a rosette. Also a tag with the letters HH with 90 beside it, possibly a record of the silver-plating process.
Last updated
25 Jun 2014 at 4:52PM