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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 293

    A dutch silver filigree pill-box, two nutmeg graters and a scent-box

    MARK OF S. GAILLARD, SCHOONHOVEN, 1869, THE NUTMEG GRATERS MARK OF J. VAN MONSJOU, UTRECHT, 1809 AND MARK OF M. VAN LEEUWEN, AMSTERDAM, 1854, THE FOURTH MARK OF JOHANNES KEPPEL, SCHOONHOVEN, 1792

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver filigree pill-box, two nutmeg graters and a scent-box
    Mark of S. Gaillard, Schoonhoven, 1869, the nutmeg graters mark of J. van Monsjou, Utrecht, 1809 and mark of M. van Leeuwen, Amsterdam, 1854, the fourth mark of Johannes Keppel, Schoonhoven, 1792
    The shaped square pill-box allover decorated with openwork filigree panels, the small oval nutmeg grater with hinged floral engraved cover with hinged metal grater inside, the second nutmeg grater with oblong case engraved with floral scrolls, metal grater inside, the oval scent-box with hinged cover engraved with flowers, marked on bodies
    6.7 cm. long
    gross 122 gr. (4)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D58, D62, D600, D605).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 84-85, ill. 208, pp. 208, 212, ill. 661 (left) and ill. 660, and pp. 77-79, ill. 181 (right).