May 23, 2019 - Sale 2510

Sale 2510 - Lot 87

Price Realized: $ 594
Show Hammer Price?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 800 - $ 1,200
C.B.H. (MONOGRAM UNKNOWN) THEE SCHILDMEIJER BLOEMGRACHT. Circa 1925.
25 3/4x16 1/2 inches, 65 1/2x42 cm.
Condition A-: light foxing in image.
According to Amsterdam's small, neighborhood Jordaan Museum, Jacobus Cornelis Schildmeijer opened his coffee and tea business around 1925. Behind the building, he built a facility to roast his own coffee beans. The same stylized, Art Deco image appeared on the company's coffee bags (with the w
ord "Koffie" at the top instead of the word "Thee")....