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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 438

    A dutch silver miniature laundry-basket with cover, a filigree mirror and a basket mangelbak

    APPARENTLY ALL UNMARKED, THE NETHERLANDS, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A dutch silver miniature laundry-basket with cover, a filigree mirror and a basket mangelbak
    Apparently all unmarked, the Netherlands, 18th century
    The oval basket finely woven, two twisted openwork handles and hinged domed cover, the filigree mirror frame with wood back and foil 'mirror', the basket rectangular with 'wickerwork' body and four openwork handles
    11.6 cm. high and smaller
    56 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V589, V677, V709).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, p. 344, ill. 1065 and p. 341, ill. 1059.