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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 272

    A dutch silver nutmeg grater box and a scent-box

    MARK OF DIRK GOEDHARDT, AMSTERDAM, 1796 AND MARK OF J. WIJNANDTS, GRONINGEN, 1837

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A dutch silver nutmeg grater box and a scent-box
    Mark of Dirk Goedhardt, Amsterdam, 1796 and mark of J. Wijnandts, Groningen, 1837
    Casket-shaped box, the hinged cover with the raised decoration of Salomé with the head of St. John the Baptist, the heart-shaped engraved scent-box on circular foot, beaded and filigree crown finial, marked on bases
    8.5 cm. long and smaller
    119 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D511, D587).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 208, 210, ill. 652-653.