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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 260

    Three various dutch scent-boxes

    MARK OF A. SCHAAK, AMSTERDAM, 1793, MAKER'S MARK ONLY, PROBABLY THAT OF D. SNIP, DOKKUM, CIRCA 1720 AND MARK OF CAROLUS TEN HAM, AMSTERDAM, 1791

    Price Realised  

    Three various dutch scent-boxes
    Mark of A. Schaak, Amsterdam, 1793, maker's mark only, probably that of D. Snip, Dokkum, circa 1720 and mark of Carolus ten Ham, Amsterdam, 1791
    Shaped as a Dutch 'kabinet', the second circular with foliage strapwork, gadrooned low domed hinged cover, the reverse with cupid arranging a flowerpot and inscribed: 'NVLLE ROSE SANS EPEINE, the third vase-shaped with festoons and shells, marked on bodies
    4 cm. high and smaller
    57 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D172, D267, D561).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 74-75, ill. 171 (middle), p. 71, ill. 155 and pp. 78-79, ill. 178 (right)