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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 230

    A dutch silver tobacco-box and pill-box

    MARK OF JAN W. VERGOUW, LEIDEN, 1797, THE PILL-BOX MARK OF BAREND ENZERING, AMSTERDAM, 1806

    Price Realised  

    A dutch silver tobacco-box and pill-box
    Mark of Jan W. Vergouw, Leiden, 1797, the pill-box mark of Barend Enzering, Amsterdam, 1806
    Oblong plain box with engraved borders, inscribed inside cover with two monogramms and dated 1799, the circular plain pill-box with engraved foliage and beaded bands, lift-off cover, marked on bodies
    11.5 cm. long and smaller
    203 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. 3, D430).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 84-85, ill. 205 (right).