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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 396

    A pair of Dutch Delft blue and white tobacco jars and brass covers

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A pair of Dutch Delft blue and white tobacco jars and brass covers
    Circa 1780
    The oviform body painted with a shaped cartouche, one marked 'No. 8 Rappe de Roosa, the other 'No. 16, Rappe de Stomer', flanked by calumet-smoking Indians among bails of merchandise and between stylised foliage centred at the top by rocaille, some rim chips and glaze frits
    29 cm. high (2)


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