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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 273

    A Dutch silver filigree boite-a-mouches and a dutch silver needle-box

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, CIRCA 1720, THE SECOND STRUCK TWICE WITH A SMALL INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK ONLY, PROBABLY AMSTEDAM, CIRCA 1680

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch silver filigree boite-a-mouches and a dutch silver needle-box
    Apparently unmarked, circa 1720, the second struck twice with a small indistinct maker's mark only, probably Amstedam, circa 1680
    Circular, the low cylindrical box with filigree base with the monogram N S and lift-off cover, the circular needle-box, cylindrical, corded rims and the lift-off cover with vacant cartouches
    5.2 cm. diam. and smaller
    48 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D588, D628).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, p. 88, ill. 220.