18th C Vinaigrette hovedvandsæg. Solid silver. Hallmarked for maker Niels Andreas Larsen, in Copenhagen 1762-1783. These vinaigrettes are called Hovedvandsaeg in Scandinavia. They were given by young men as a love token declaring their intentions of marriage.
Excellent condition. Engraved several times. Probably used in three marriage, -when it was made, in the year 1851, and 1900. A family treasure!
9.5cm / 3.8 inch
35gram / 1.2 oz
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