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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 428

    A Dutch silver miniature tobacco pot

    MARK OF ARNOLDUS VAN GEFFEN, AMSTERDAM, 1753

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch silver miniature tobacco pot
    Mark of Arnoldus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1753
    Shaped square with canted corners, lower and upper rim decorated with scrolling foliage, detachable cover with baluster finial, marked on base
    3.5 cm. high
    36 gr.


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. V406).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 343, 345, ill. 1061 (left).