A fine Dutch silver vinaigrette of rectangular form with canted corners. Front, back, and sides are engraved with bright-cut scrollwork, the front and back further framed by zigzag reserves. Canted sides are embellished with zigzag engraving. Hinged lid, with panelled, sloping shoulder, has bright-cut linear engraving. Guaranty mark and maker’s mark (WH/33) are on the bottom. Assay office mark for Schoonhoven is on the underside of lid. Date letter for 1877 on rim. Dimensions: 1 5/8 inches by 1 ¼ inches by 1 5/8 inches high. Weight 24 grams. Excellent condition; it still has its original sponge.