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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 256

    Three various dutch scent-boxes and a snuff-box

    MARK OF LUCAS OLING, LEEUWARDEN, 1781, MARK OF JAN DE HOOP, AMSTERDAM, 1749, MARK OF JOHANNES SCHEPENS, AMSTERDAM, 1766 AND MARK OF CAROLUS TEN HAM, AMSTERDAM, 1762

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Three various dutch scent-boxes and a snuff-box
    Mark of Lucas Oling, Leeuwarden, 1781, mark of Jan de Hoop, Amsterdam, 1749, mark of Johannes Schepens, Amsterdam, 1766 and mark of Carolus ten Ham, Amsterdam, 1762
    The first octagonal, engraved with birds and flowers, the oval snuff-box with hinged cover with figures symbolizing 'Fertility', the third with the four seasons, the cover with a dancing peasants, the fourth shell-shaped and with birds, marked on bodies
    5.7 cm. long and smaller
    75 gr. (4)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D216, D295, D414, D534).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 269-270, ill. 830.