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Lot 16

Package with a Pair of Royal Sugar Spoons. Hallmarked Silver, Made by C. J. Begeer. Utrecht, Holland, Start of the 20th Century

Package with a pair of silver sugar spoons. Unique, with a gorgeous, multi-colored geometric design, made by the C. J. Begeer Company for Silverware [Utrechtse Fabriek van Zilverwerken]. This company, founded by Carel Joseph Begeer in 1866 in Utrecht, Holland was granted the license of the royal supplier of utensils to the palace, as appears in the marking printed in the original packaging. Utrecht, c. 1905.

Specifications: [2] silver spoons, each with [3] marks. Length: 16.8 cm., width 4.3 cm. The spoons are in their original packaging.

Refer to: Jan Eisenloeffel 1876-1957, Annelies Krekel-Aalberse: page 109, pic. 73 & colourpage XIV.

Condition: Very fine. Packing box slightly scraped.