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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 734

    THREE DUTCH DELFT VOC TOBACCO JARS

    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY, TWO MARKED FOR DE DRIE KLOKKEN, ONE FOR DE BLOMPOT

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    THREE DUTCH DELFT VOC TOBACCO JARS
    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY, TWO MARKED FOR DE DRIE KLOKKEN, ONE FOR DE BLOMPOT
    Each with an associated brass lid, and decorated with a smoking indian seated next to a tobacco jar variously inscribed: VIOLET, TONKA and G:RAPPE, flanked by a casket inscribed with VOC monogram, one neck with a loss
    circa 36 cm. high overall each (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY REMOVED FROM KASTEEL BILJOEN, VELP (LOTS 711-745)