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Cape Silver Konfyt Fork - Dominique Dumoulin     Order Form     Request more information
Reference: S11127
Period: George III
Year: 1818-1833
Silversmith: Dominique du Moulin
Place: Cape
Price: $ 300.00
Weight: 15 grams
Dimensions: 14.0 cm
Condition: Good, slight kink in handle.

Description: A Cape silver konfyt fork in the Fiddle pattern, with 3 tines. The fork is quite colonial in character, the tines have slightly different thicknesses, overall a little crude but clearly hand made. The fork has makers mark DBD between 2 five pointed stars (Welz mark 44), this is clearly struck with slight wear along the top. Dominique Baudouin Du Moulin worked between 1818 and 1833, he arrived in the Cape from Brabant (now Belgium) and married the sister of Cape silversmith Johannes Hendricus Beyleveld (Cape Silversmiths by Welz, page 131.). His work is only found occasionally.
Cape Silver Konfyt Fork - Dominique Dumoulin
Cape Silver Konfyt Fork - Dominique Dumoulin

Cape Silver Konfyt Fork - Dominique Dumoulin
Dominique du Moulin Cape silver hallmarks

Cape Silver Konfyt Fork - Dominique Dumoulin
Cape Silver Konfyt Fork, 3 tines

Cape Silver Konfyt Fork - Dominique Dumoulin
Cape silver preserve fork

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