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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 132

    A Dutch silver candle snuffer and stand

    MARK OF DIRK WESTRIK, AMSTERDAM, 1740 AND 1741

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Dutch silver candle snuffer and stand
    Mark of Dirk Westrik, Amsterdam, 1740 and 1741
    The stand on octagonal stepped pedestal with reeded borders rising to a baluster stem surmounted by a rectangular holder with reeded stepped rim, with curved handle and plain curved thumbpiece, the snuffers of scissor form with baluster terminal, marked on base of stand and snuffer
    20 cm. high
    292 gr. (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of a gentleman
    (lots 104-164)