• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 366

    A Dutch silver case with two knives on chain with a belthook and a knife in shagreen-fitted silver-mounted case

    MAKER'S MARK ONLY, INDISTINCT, POSSIBLY A FLORAL ORNAMENT, MID 18TH CENTURY; APPARENTLY UNMARKED, MID 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Dutch silver case with two knives on chain with a belthook and a knife in shagreen-fitted silver-mounted case
    Maker's mark only, indistinct, possibly a floral ornament, mid 18th Century; apparently unmarked, mid 18th Century
    The tapering case with scrolling foliage, detachable cover with chains, belthook, the knives with similar decoration and steel blades; and a similar knife in a shagreen case
    18 and 16 cm. long
    258 gr. (gross) (2)


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