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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 295

    Two fine dutch silver scent-boxes

    MARK OF CAROLUS TEN HAM, AMSTERDAM, 1771 AND MARK OF JAN LINGENAAR, AMSTERDAM, CIRCA 1795

    Price Realised  

    Two fine dutch silver scent-boxes
    Mark of Carolus ten Ham, Amsterdam, 1771 and mark of Jan Lingenaar, Amsterdam, circa 1795
    Cartouche-shaped, the sides with flowers and the hinged cover with swan, the second cartouche-shaped, the reverse with the Dutch Virgin with freedoms hat, staff and lion, the sides with kees-hond panels, the hinged cover with the portrait of the patriotic leader and mayor of Amsterdam H. Hooft, marked on bodies
    3.2 cm. high
    32 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. D94, D478).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp.74-76, ill. 166, 168.