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    Sale 2767

    Catalogue I. Dutch and Foreign Silver, Objects of Vertu and Judaica. Catalogue II The Wttewaall Silver Collection

    10 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 289

    A dutch silver and mother-of-pearl counter-box and two snuff-boxes

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, THE NETHERLANDS, CIRCA 1790, MARK OF ANDRIES DE G. KOOIMAN, SCHOONHOVEN, 1788 AND MARK OF B. SMITS, SCHOONHOVEN, 1771

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver and mother-of-pearl counter-box and two snuff-boxes
    Apparently unmarked, the Netherlands, circa 1790, mark of Andries de G. Kooiman, Schoonhoven, 1788 and mark of B. Smits, Schoonhoven, 1771
    Cylindrical, the base and lift-off cover set with mother-of-pearl plaque, the snuff box shaped as book and engraved with flowers, the second snuff box with 'wickerwork' body, the hinged cover with a deer amongst scrolls and foliage, marked on bodies
    6 cm. long and smaller
    gross 124 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. D77, D177, D645).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 89-90, ill. 229.