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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 252

    A dutch silver and mother-of-pearl snuff-box

    MARK OF JAN GIJSBERT KOEN, AMSTERDAM, 1794

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A dutch silver and mother-of-pearl snuff-box
    Mark of Jan Gijsbert Koen, Amsterdam, 1794
    Oblong, the base set with plain mother-of-pearl plaque, bombé sides, the hinged mother-of-pearl set cover with applied oval glazed medallion centred by the Dutch Virgin in silver on black cloth, marked on upper rim
    7 cm. long


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. D513).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 271-272, ill. 842.