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QUEEN WILHELMINA SILVER CORONATION GLASS 1898

The glass comes from the grandfather of a friend of ours, the father of his mother.

An aunt of the grandfather worked as a cleaner at the Palace on Dam Square. She was presented with the glass on the occasion of the coronation of Queen Wilhelmina in 1898.

The glass has a silver portrait of Queen Wilhelmina and a silver rim.

Rare silver portrait glass made for the inauguration of Queen Wilhelmina

Rare silver portrait glass made for the inauguration of Queen Wilhelmina

 

reverse of the glass has the year " 1898" in silver
Reverse of the glass has the year “1898” in silver
portrait of Queen Wilhelmina is in silver and is surrounded by the text" Oranje en Nederland Een ( House of Orange and The Netherlands are one )
Portrait of Queen Wilhelmina is in silver and is surrounded by the text:
Oranje en Nederland Een (House of Orange and The Netherlands are one )

info came from Linda Neijhof