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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 262

    A dutch silver musk-box and two dutch silver scent-boxes

    MAKER'S MARK OF JAN SCHOON FROM AMSTERDAM, ALSO STRUCK WITH THE TOWNMARK OF DELFT AND THE LATER DATE-LETTER FOR 1737, CIRCA 1710, THE SECOND, CIRCA 1785, THE THIRD WITH MAKER'S MARK ONLY OF NICOLAAS SWALUW, LEEUWARDEN, CIRCA 1795

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A dutch silver musk-box and two dutch silver scent-boxes
    Maker's mark of Jan Schoon from Amsterdam, also struck with the townmark of Delft and the later date-letter for 1737, circa 1710, the second, circa 1785, the third with maker's mark only of Nicolaas Swaluw, Leeuwarden, circa 1795
    The musk-box circular with hinged cover, the scent-box with lift-off cover and set with two Dutch silver coins, 'zesstuiverstukken', the third shaped as a Dutch commode, the reverse with a circular medallion with skater
    4 cm. long
    63 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D439, D531, D615).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 68-69, ill. 146 and pp. 75, 77, ill. 172.