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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 415

    Two various dutch silver miniature braziers

    MARK OF ARNOLDUS VAN GEFFEN, AMSTERDAM, 1744, THE SECOND MARK OF PIETER VAN SOMERWIL I, AMSTERDAM, 1718-1734

    Price Realised  

    Two various dutch silver miniature braziers
    Mark of Arnoldus van Geffen, Amsterdam, 1744, the second mark of Pieter van Somerwil I, Amsterdam, 1718-1734
    Both circular, the first on three scroll feet, partly black wood baluster handle, the second with openwork upper part and bone handle, marked on bodies
    8.5 cm. long and smaller
    43 gr. (2)


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    Provenance

    B.W.G. Wttewaall collection (inventory nos. V497, V712).


    Literature

    B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver, Abcoude, 2003, pp. 343, 345, ill. 1061 (middle) and pp. 328-329, ill. 1006 (middle).