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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 294

    A dutch silver scent-box, a Frisian herb box and a scent-box

    MARK OF P. LOSMAN, AMSTERDAM, 1764, THE HERB BOX WITH UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK ONLY, FRISIA, CIRCA 1730 AND MARK OF DIRK HOOP, HOORN, 1776

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver scent-box, a Frisian herb box and a scent-box
    Mark of P. Losman, Amsterdam, 1764, the herb box with unidentified maker's mark only, Frisia, circa 1730 and mark of Dirk Hoop, Hoorn, 1776
    Both scent-boxes, cartouche shaped, one with portrait medallions, the bombé circular box, the hinged cover decorated with a parrot, marked on bodies
    5 cm. high
    82 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D119, D566, D620).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 68-69, ill. 145.