• 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 574

    A SILVER SEAL WITH THE COAT-OF-ARMS OF PIETER ELIAS

    MARK OF JAN JACOB MAURENBRECHER, AMSTERDAM, 1784

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SILVER SEAL WITH THE COAT-OF-ARMS OF PIETER ELIAS
    MARK OF JAN JACOB MAURENBRECHER, AMSTERDAM, 1784
    CIRCULAR SEAL WITH HINGED PIERCED TOP WITH SUSPENSION CHAIN, MARKED TO THE TOP
    4.6 CM. DIAM.
    TOGETHER WITH A SMALL SILVER SEAL WITH THE COAT-OF-ARMS OF ELIAS, MARKED FOR 1810-1812; A CUT AND ENGRAVED CRYSTAL SEAL OF TRIANGULAR SHAPE, WITH THE ELIAS COAT-OF-ARMS AND ENTWINED MONOGRAM, IN ORIGINAL LEATHER CASE, 18TH CENTURY; A DUTCH SILVER COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL 'WILLEM VI', DATED 1793, IN WOODEN COIN BOX; AND THREE CAST BRONZE GUILD MEDALS: CHIRUGIJNSGILDE, INSCRIBED J. DIRKSON MR. CHIRURGIJN 1684, PROBABLY CIRCA 1684 -4.5 CM. DIAM; HOEDENMAKERSGILDE, INSCRIDED ARNOLDUS CRAAYVANGER 1692, PROBABLY CIRCA 1692 -4.8 CM. DIAM; BONTWERKERSGILDE, INSCRIBED D.H.I.C. V. POORT OVERD..., POSSIBLY MIDDELBURG, 19TH CENTURY -4.8. CM. DIAM. (7)


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