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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 263

    Three various dutch silver snuff-boxes

    MARK OF CORNELIS VAN HOEK, AMSTERDAM, 1806, THE SECOND MARK OF PIETER GEYSKES, SCHOONHOVEN, 1794, THE THIRD MARK OF JOHANNES VAN DEN BERG, SCHOONHOVEN, 1777

    Price Realised  

    Three various dutch silver snuff-boxes
    Mark of Cornelis van Hoek, Amsterdam, 1806, the second mark of Pieter Geyskes, Schoonhoven, 1794, the third mark of Johannes van den Berg, Schoonhoven, 1777
    The first oval, the hinged cover with the Baptizing in the Jordan, the second oblong the hinged cover with a cow being milked in landscape, the third, casket shaped, the hinged cover with dancing couple and a musician playing the fiddle, marked on bodies
    7 cm. long and smaller
    145 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D181, D201, D573).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 274, 276, ill. 853 (left), pp. 272-273, ill. 844 and pp. 274-275, ill. 849.