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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 264

    Two dutch silver snuff-boxes and a scent-box

    MARK OF C. VAN HOEK, AMSTERDAM, 1806, THE SCENT-BOX WITH UNIDENTIFIED MAKER'S MARK, MIDDELBURG, 1774, THE SECOND SNUFF-BOX MARK OF J. SCHEPENS, AMSTERDAM, 1773

    Price Realised  

    Two dutch silver snuff-boxes and a scent-box
    Mark of C. van Hoek, Amsterdam, 1806, the scent-box with unidentified maker's mark, Middelburg, 1774, the second snuff-box mark of J. Schepens, Amsterdam, 1773
    Cartouche-shaped, the hinged cover with the Flight to Egypt, the scent-box with peacock, two doves and hearts below, the oblong snuff-box, gadrooned and the hinged cover with C-scrolls and flowers, marked on bodies
    6.6 cm. and smaller
    129 gr. (3)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D1, D337, D484).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 270-271, ill. 839 (left) and p. 272, ill 844 (right).