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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 441

    A miniature dutch silver laundry-basket with cover and an open diaper-basket luiermand

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, THE NETHERLANDS, SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY AND CIRCA 1700

    Price Realised  

    A miniature dutch silver laundry-basket with cover and an open diaper-basket luiermand
    Apparently unmarked, the Netherlands, second half 17th century and circa 1700
    The oval filgree basket with hinged cover and two openwork twisted handles, the second, circular and with two scroll handles
    9 cm. long and smaller
    112 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V680, V732).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 344-346, ill. 1065 and 1067.