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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 312

    A fine dutch silver and brass watch case

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, THE NETHERLANDS, 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A fine dutch silver and brass watch case
    Apparently unmarked, the Netherlands, 17th Century
    Octagonal case decorated with Orpheus playing and Mercury listening to satyre playing the flute, each surrounded by masks, birds and cupids, applied with brass bands, finial and loop, inside the cover and base each with coat-of-arms
    5 cm. high
    gross. 22 gr.


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. 49).