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A fine Dutch silver bread-basket
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A fine Dutch silver bread-basket

MARK OF JAN BUYSEN, AMSTERDAM, 1785, ALSO STRUCK WITH LATER DUTCH DUTY MARK 1795 FOR UTRECHT

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A fine Dutch silver bread-basket
Mark of Jan Buysen, Amsterdam, 1785, also struck with later Dutch duty mark 1795 for Utrecht
Of shaped oval form, on four tapering column feet with rosette finials, beeded rims, the openwork body with an upper and lower band of scrolls and a mid band of ovals, applied overall with garland swags, two sides applied with a ribbon tied medallion with a classical bust in profile, the two other sides with ribbon handles, marked on base
26 cm. wide
688 gr.
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