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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 108

    A Dutch silver sweetmeat basket

    MARK OF MARTINUS VAN STAPELE, THE HAGUE, 1769, ALSO STRUCK WITH A LATER DUTCH DUTY MARK OF 1795 FOR DELFT

    Price Realised  

    A Dutch silver sweetmeat basket
    Mark of Martinus van Stapele, The Hague, 1769, also struck with a later Dutch duty mark of 1795 for Delft
    Shaped as a wine-cooler, on oval foot, plain body, everted shaped rim with two hinged shaped handles, the base engraved 18 14/4 55, marked on base
    10.6 cm. wide
    122 gr.


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    Provenance

    Formarly in the Collection Wttewaall.


    Literature

    B.W.G., Nederlands Klein zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 163, 164, ill. 489.