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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 353

    A Dutch silver mustard pot

    MARK OF BAREND VAN MECKLENBURG, AMSTERDAM, 1789, ALSO STRUCK WITH A LATER DUTCH DUTY MARK OF 1795 FOR AMSTERDAM

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    Estimate

    A Dutch silver mustard pot
    Mark of Barend van Mecklenburg, Amsterdam, 1789, also struck with a later Dutch duty mark of 1795 for Amsterdam
    On square foot, circular base with beaded rim rising to the vase-shaped body openworked with slats, upper part openworked with a band of ovals and flowers between beaded rims, two beaded angular handles, detachable domed cover openworked withs slats and dots and with bud finial, blue-glass liner, marked on base
    14.3 cm. high
    170 gr. (excluding glass liner)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. G294).