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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 248

    A dutch silver-gilt sewing-necessaire and two coin-boxes

    POSSIBLY BY DIRK HENDRIK GREUP, SCHOONHOVEN, 1850, THE SECOND MAKER'S MARK ONLY OF J. RIENSTRA, SNEEK, CIRCA 1775, THE THIRD MARK OF G. REEK, HOORN, CIRCA 1820

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A dutch silver-gilt sewing-necessaire and two coin-boxes
    Possibly by Dirk Hendrik Greup, Schoonhoven, 1850, the second maker's mark only of J. Rienstra, Sneek, circa 1775, the third mark of G. Reek, Hoorn, circa 1820
    The necessaire shaped as an oval basket-shaped scent-box fitted with thimble, spool and pin compartment, the hinged cover with chain on either side, each coin-box, cylindrical, one with scroll decoration, the other with horse and rider on base the cover with a cow, marked on bodies
    4.6 cm. high and smaller
    35 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V36, D122, D441).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 78, 80, ill. 186 (middle).