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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 247

    A dutch silver-mounted fish-skin VOC note-book

    APPARENTLY MAKER'S MARK ONLY, POSSIBLY MIDDELBURG, CIRCA 1700

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver-mounted fish-skin VOC note-book
    Apparently maker's mark only, possibly Middelburg, circa 1700
    The oblong note-book with fish-skin cover, the two silver-mounts with four shield ornaments, each with the Zeeland coat-of-arms, held together by a silver pin with circular vacant signet, marked on each mount
    13.2 cm. long


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. V461).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, p. 94, ill. 245.