This is an exceptional, highly detailed, reprousse
signed antique silver tea infuser strainer, with matching stand, depicting a wonderful rural scene of Dutch or Nederlands
origin all the way around the strainer.
continuous scene around the strainer or tea ball includes: a boy and girl frolicking, a man and woman visiting, a man
fishing on a dike in the distance, several windmills, a running dog, sailboat with much more background detail.
The stand is highlighted by a windmill on which to hang the strainer
and below is a drip catch bowl with a highly detailed reprousse basket of roses with an ornate wreath around the basket,
all topped by a pretty bow.
set is not marked sterling, so I have to assume it is silverplate, but it has no wear anywhere showing any base
This charming set clearly
shows Dutch life at the turn of the 19th century.
is a well made set in excellent antique condition with no dents, dings or problems that I can see. The little hook closure on
the strainer works well as does the hinge.
This set is marked on the stand and on the strainer with
is indeed an exceptional and most beautiful antique collectible.
Measures: 4" -
Height of Stand
- Diameter of Stand Base
1½" - Diameter of Strainer
- Height of Strainer
Maker: U.J.E.P. Hallmark - Silver
Cost: SOLD -- Includes S/H