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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 231

    Three various dutch snuff boxes

    MARK OF J.W. VERGOUW, LEIDEN, 1774, PROBABLY MARK OF CAROLUS TEN HAM, AMSTERDAM, 1765 AND MARK OF JAN LINGENAAR, TOWNMARK OF DELFT, 1755

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Three various dutch snuff boxes
    Mark of J.W. Vergouw, Leiden, 1774, probably mark of Carolus ten ham, Amsterdam, 1765 and mark of Jan Lingenaar, townmark of Delft, 1755
    The first shaped oblong, the hinged cover with a seated musician, the second cartouche shaped, the hinged cover with the 'Flight to Egypt', the third similar with a shell fishers ship with satyerhead below, marked on bodies
    6.6 cm. long and smaller
    117 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D178, D390, D458).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 272, 274, ill. 844 (left), pp. 269-270, ill. 836 (left)