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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 283

    A dutch silver scent-box

    MARK OF JOHAN ROELOFSEN, MIDDELBURG, 1795

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver scent-box
    Mark of Johan Roelofsen, Middelburg, 1795
    Shaped, the sides with portrait medallion of Prince Willem V of Orange between festoons, the hinged cover with the figures David and Jonathan shaking hands, inscribed GULHARTIGE VRIENDSCHAP, IK WIL AAN U DOEN WAT UW HERTE BEGEERDT, DAVID and IONATH
    3.1 cm. high
    19 cm.


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. D388).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp.75-76, ill. 169.