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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 278

    Three dutch and german silver musk and scent-boxes

    MARK OF P. SCHLOTBOOM, AMSTERDAM, 1860, THE SECOND WEST FRIESLAND, CIRCA 1678, THE THIRD PROBABLY GERMANY, CIRCA 1720

    Price Realised  

    Three dutch and german silver musk and scent-boxes
    Mark of P. Schlotboom, Amsterdam, 1860, the second West Friesland, circa 1678, the third probably Germany, circa 1720
    The first formed by a silver-mounted claw of a lobster, the second circular with lift-off openwork cover centred by a lion with flag under crown, the third plain cylindrical with hinged cover, set with silver coins 'zesstuiverstukken', marked on body
    8 cm. long and smaller
    25 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D371, D501, D610).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands, Klein Zilver, p. 81, ill. 191, p. 68, ill. 149 (right), pp. 70-71, ill. 154 (right).