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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 402

    A Dutch silver miniature tea-caddy

    MARK OF ARNOLDUS VAN GEFFEN, AMSTERDAM, 1743

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Dutch silver miniature tea-caddy
    Mark of Arnoldus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1743
    Baluster shaped, on circular foot with gadrooned rim, plain body with gadrooned upper rim, circular detachable cover with baluster finial, marked on upper rim
    5.4 cm. high
    23 gr.


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. V684).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 330, 333, ill. 1009 (right).