The early pewter measure for the metric system. On the handle the inscription: NED. KAN (premetric) and (LITRE). Marked on the outside of the bottom with the crowned Tudorrose and initials I.V.E. for Jacobus van Engelen, working in Den Bosch from 1824 - 1848. Under the rim circa 16 verification marks, H = 1852 till X = 1916 & 1 check mark from J. Everts, Den Bosch 1820 - 1865
Caster mark: Dubbe 2009 Page 244 - Fig.1597 - 5
IJkmerk: Dubbe 2009: Page 478, second last mark.
Den Bosch - circa 1840.
Height: 21 cm. (8.3 inches.)
Diam. base: 9.7 cm. (3.8 inches.)
Weight: 1.443 grams.