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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 270

    Two fine dutch silver scent-boxes

    MARK OF HENDRIK GRAUHART, AMSTERDAM, 1718-1734 AND MAKER'S MARK ONLY OF JACOBUS NIEUBUUR, LEEUWARDEN, CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Two fine dutch silver scent-boxes
    Mark of Hendrik Grauhart, Amsterdam, 1718-1734 and maker's mark only of Jacobus Nieubuur, Leeuwarden, circa 1740
    Circular 'wickerwork' cylindrical box with domed conforming cover, the second with engraved lying cows, hinged domed cover with flower engraving, marked on bodies
    3.3. cm. high
    20 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D311, D560).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 72-73, ill. 156 (right and left).