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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 226

    A dutch silver and steel belt-hook with various sewing-implements

    BELTHOOK ONLY WITH MAKER'S MARK OF JAN VAN BEUNINGEN, AMSTERDAM, CIRCA 1720, THE PAIR OF SCISSORS ONLY WITH MAKER'S MARK OF CORNELIS BORMEESTER, AMSTERDAM, CIRCA 1730, THE NEEDLE-CASE MARK OF JOHANNES GASTMANS, AMSTERDAM, 1734, NEEDLE CUSHION UNMARKED, THE THIMBLE-CASE WITH UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK ONLY , ENKHUIZEN, CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver and steel belt-hook with various sewing-implements
    Belthook only with maker's mark of Jan van Beuningen, Amsterdam, circa 1720, the pair of scissors only with maker's mark of Cornelis Bormeester, Amsterdam, circa 1730, the needle-case mark of Johannes Gastmans, Amsterdam, 1734, needle cushion unmarked, the thimble-case with unidentified maker's mark only , Enkhuizen, circa 1730
    Partly filigree floral belt-hook, each implement of usual form and on various silver chains, marked on bodies
    50 cm. long


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V550, V401, V416, V190).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 109-110, ill. 300.