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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 311

    A dutch silver medallion on chain


    Price Realised  


    A dutch silver medallion on chain
    Apparently unmarked, the Netherlands, circa 1787
    The oval medallion with openwork tied ribbon above, the centre with the bust of the Mayor of Amsterdam Hooft and inscribed 'DIT IS DIEN WAAREN BURGERVRIEND, within reed and tie border, the reverse inscribed: 'H. Hooft Regeerendt Burgemeester der Stad Amsterdam in het jaar 1787'
    6.5 cm. high
    55 gr.

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    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. 777).