Sneha Girap

Adolf Zethelius

Updated on
Share on FacebookTweet on TwitterShare on LinkedIn
Nationality  Swedish
Style  Empire
Name  Adolf Zethelius

Adolf Zethelius 1bpblogspotcomuvsmUQquxG0UJ5nYzqUAEIAAAAAAA
Born  February 19, 1781 (1781-02-19) Stockholm
Occupation  Silversmith and industrialist
Notable work  Norwegian Royal Regalia, Nyby bruk, Surahammars bruk
Spouse(s)  Sofia Fredrika Nordewall (1786-1885)
Children  Augusta Emerentia Carolina Zethelius (1811-1897) Carl Zethelius (1811-1860), mill owner and Royal Secretary. Fredrik Zethelius (1812-1887), mill owner. Wilhelm Zethelius (1815-1873), mill owner. Henrik Philibert Zethelius (1825-?).
Died  March 7, 1864, Stockholm, Sweden
Parents  Catharina Emerentia Westrell, Pehr Zethelius

Adolf Zethelius (born Erik Adolf Zethelius; 19 February 1781 – 7 March 7 1864) was a Swedish silversmith and industrialist and owner of the Swedish ironworks Surahammars bruk and Nyby bruk.

Contents

Silversmith

The orb, sceptre and anointing horn which are part of the Norwegian Royal Regalia were commissioned by King Charles John and made by Zethelius in Stockholm for the King's coronation as King of Norway in 1818. Works by Zethelius are also exhibited at Nationalmuseum and Hallwyl Palace in Stockholm.

Industrialist

Zethelius acquired the manor house Nyby, near Torshälla, from his father-in-law Eric Nordewall, and in 1829 founded the ironworks Nyby bruk on the site.

Zethelius had the manor house of Surahammars herrgård constructed 1856–1858.

References

Adolf Zethelius Wikipedia


Similar Topics
Hamdi Akın
Sheldon Pinnell
Scorpio Sky
Topics