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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 425

    A rare Dutch silver-gilt miniature tazza

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, THE NETHERLANDS,CIRCA 1670

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A rare Dutch silver-gilt miniature tazza
    Apparently unmarked, the Netherlands,circa 1670
    The domed hexagonal stepped foot rising to a stem formed by three scrolls with ring handles supporting a lobed bowl chased with birds, inscribed N P, the interior centred by a swan
    6 cm. high
    28 gr.


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory no. V714).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, p. 327, 329, ill. 996.