15 October 2003
A Dutch silver scent box
Mark of A. Kooiman, Schoonhoven, 1825
Of vase form, on an oval foot, the body engraved with stylised leaves, two scroll handles, hinged boat-shaped cover with ball final, marked on base and inside cover
4.7 cm. high
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B.W.G. Wttewaall, Nederlands Klein Zilver en Schepwerk 1650-1880, Abcoude, 1994, p. 81, no.189, illustrated (box at the right).
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