• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 1188

    A PAIR OF DUTCH SILVER BISCUIT-BOXES AND TRAY

    THE TRAY WITH MARK OF ABRAHAM GERARDUS VAN GRASSTEK, AMSTERDAM, 1850, ALSO STRUCK WITH RETAILER'S MARK OF BONEBAKKER EN ZOON; THE BISCUIT BOXES, ALTHOUGH APPARENTLY NO MAKER'S MARK AND DATE LETTER, BY THE SAME

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF DUTCH SILVER BISCUIT-BOXES AND TRAY
    THE TRAY WITH MARK OF ABRAHAM GERARDUS VAN GRASSTEK, AMSTERDAM, 1850, ALSO STRUCK WITH RETAILER'S MARK OF BONEBAKKER EN ZOON; THE BISCUIT BOXES, ALTHOUGH APPARENTLY NO MAKER'S MARK AND DATE LETTER, BY THE SAME
    OF RECTANGULAR AND CIRCULAR FORM, EACH WITH HINGED COVER, PLAIN WITH REEDED RIMS, THE SHAPED RECTANGULAR TRAY ON FOUR BALL FEET, THE BOXES WITH GREEN FELT LINING, THE TRAY MARKED ON THE BASE
    THE TRAY 29 CM. WIDE
    1438 GR. (3)


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