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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 329

    Two dutch silver corkscrews

    MAKER'S MARK ONLY OF J. HOOGKAMER, MIDDELBURG, CIRCA 1780, THE SECOND MARK OF G. VAN DER STARRE, GOUDA, 1761

    Price Realised  

    Two dutch silver corkscrews
    Maker's mark only of J. Hoogkamer, Middelburg, circa 1780, the second mark of G. van der Starre, Gouda, 1761
    The first fluted tapering case , the handle with vases and garland festoons, the baluster canted corkscrew with foliage, the handle centred by mask, marked on bases
    9.2 cm. high
    gross 106 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V233, V244).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 169-170, ill. 509(right) and pp. 172-173, ill. 518(left).