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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 437

    A dutch silver miniature waffle-iron and a spoonrack

    MARK OF A. VAN GEFFEN, AMSTERDAM, 1741, THE SPOONRACK VERY INDISTINCT MAKER'S MARK STRUCK TWICE ONLY OF WESSEL JANSEN, AMSTERDAM, CIRCA 1670

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver miniature waffle-iron and a spoonrack
    Mark of A. van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1741, the spoonrack very indistinct maker's mark struck twice only of Wessel Jansen, Amsterdam, circa 1670
    The waffle-iron of usual shape, engraved with flowerheads, the shaped oval spoonrack with floral strapwork, marked on bodies
    7.8 cm. long
    26 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V357, V696).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 332, 335, 338, ill. 1017, 1026 (left).