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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 220

    A dutch silver knitting-needle-holder, a bodkin in case, eight bodkins and a pair of scissors

    MARK OF HENDRIK KOOP, AMSTERDAM, NO DATE-LETTER, CIRCA 1765, THE BODKIN MARK OF ELIAS VOET, HAARLEM, 1820, THE BODKINS, 18TH/19TH CENTURY, THE PAIR OF SCISSORS MARK OF GERRIT LAZONDER, SCHOONHOVEN, 1803

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A dutch silver knitting-needle-holder, a bodkin in case, eight bodkins and a pair of scissors
    Mark of Hendrik Koop, Amsterdam, no date-letter, circa 1765, the bodkin mark of Elias Voet, Haarlem, 1820, the bodkins, 18th/19th century, the pair of scissors mark of Gerrit Lazonder, Schoonhoven, 1803
    The tapering knitting-needle-holder with engraved flowers, the bodkin with swan handle and partly fish-skin case, eight various mainly plain bodkins and the pair of scissors with steel blades and scroll ornament, marked on bodies
    17.7 cm. long and smaller
    45 gr. (weighable silver) (11)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V171, V480, V560).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 132-133, ill. 373 and pp. 139-140, ill. 405 (middle and second from the right).