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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 67

    FOUR VARIOUS BRASS TOBACCO BOXES

    17TH AND 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FOUR VARIOUS BRASS TOBACCO BOXES
    17TH AND 18TH CENTURY
    Comprising a Swedish brass perpetual calendar tobacco box, circa 1787, cast with months, days, letters and numbers and various symbols, iscribed RUNSTAFWEN FORSWENSKAD 1787. 4/1 and EN BESTANDIG ALMANACH G: NORRMAn -13 cm. long; A Dutch brass perpetual calendar box, 18th Century, inscribed Regt door Zee - 16 cm.; A Dutch brass tobacco box, 17th Century , engraved with tavern scenes after Pieter Brueghel -17 cm.; And a brass and copper tobacco box, probably Dutch 17th Century, engraved allover with various coat-of-arms -17.5 cm. (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Danish Private Collector
    (Lots 1-99)