• The Collection of Benjamin F.  auction at Christies

    Sale 2388

    The Collection of Benjamin F. Edwards III

    26 January 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 209

    A GROUP OF DUTCH TOY SILVER

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A GROUP OF DUTCH TOY SILVER
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    Comprising: a silver chamberstick, of circular form, with openwork handle and cylindrical socket, marked on handle; a pair of silver saucers, Amsterdam, circular, engraved with star design, marked on reverses; a bed warmer, of typical form with pierced cover and spiral twist handle, engraved with monogram TPS, marked inside pan; a skimming spoon, with pierced and engraved bowl and reeded handle, marked on reverse; a whisk, of typical form, with baluster handle, marked on mount; a pair of scissor extinguishers, marked on body; a salt cellar, Amsterdam, circular on canted square base, marked on reverse
    The bed warmer 4½ in. (11.4 cm.) long; 2 oz. 10 dwt. (81 gr.) total gross weight (8)


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    Provenance

    With Jerry Blum