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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 257

    Three various dutch silver scent-boxes and a boite-a-mouches

    MAKER'S MARK INDISTINCT, POSSIBLY THAT OF P. VAN SOMERWIL I, AMSTERDAM, CIRCA 1720, MARK OF A. ROOSWINKEL, LEEUWARDEN, 1807-1809, UNIDENTIFIED MAKER, MIDDELBURG, CIRCA 1730, THE FOURTH MARK OF JACOB ABRAHAM BARBE, THE HAGUE, 1767

    Price Realised  

    Three various dutch silver scent-boxes and a boite-a-mouches
    Maker's mark indistinct, possibly that of P. van Somerwil I, Amsterdam, circa 1720, Mark of A. Rooswinkel, Leeuwarden, 1807-1809, unidentified maker, Middelburg, circa 1730, the fourth mark of Jacob Abraham Barbe, The Hague, 1767
    The first oval with lift-off cover decorated with elegant figures in garden, the second with symbolic figures, the hinged cover with a swan, the third, circular decorated with dancing figures in medieval costume, the fourth cartouche-shaped and with various birds, marked on bodies
    4.3 cm. long
    72 gr. (4)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D218, D271, D452, D468).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, p. 88, ill. 221 and pp. 72-73, ill. 157, 163.