Collection

  • A circular seal box or ‘skippet’ engraved with the coat-of-arms of the Seven United Provinces

    Of circular section, the flat and smooth independent cover beautifully engraved with the coat-of-arms of the Seven United…

  • A Dutch silver windmill cup

    The cup engraved with flowers and foliage above flower bandwork, the lower rim of the cup with engraved…

  • The Stroganov charka

    Of cylindrical section, on short trumpet-shaped folded foot ring, the body rising to slightly flaring upper rim and…

  • A large silver mounted drinking horn

    Of typical form, the wide upper part mounted with a flaring silver lip mount, finely engraved with numerous…

  • A plaque representing Mercury, Argus and Io in a wooded landscape

    A scene chased in high relief based on a story from Ovid’s Metamorphoses, I, verses 668-721. Argos is…

  • A plaquette representing Pan pursuing Syrinx

    The scene represented is based on Ovid’s Metamorphoses, I, 689-713 which tells the story of the nymph Syrinx…

  • A Dutch silver curry comb or ‘roskam’

    Of typical rectangular section, the top surface engraved with a scrolling, foliate and stylised volute cartouche in Louis…

  • An early tea pot with cut-card decoration

    Of compressed baluster shape, the lower part of the body fluted beneath a smooth ribbed band, the waisted…

  • A gold pendant belonging to a mayor of Amsterdam

    A gold pendant centered by a mother-of-pearl plaque that is mounted with the coat-of-arms of the city of…

  • The Maria van der Hooch Toilet Service

    This eight-component silver toilet service consists of a casket for combs, two smaller boxes for facial- or hair…

  • The Heda tazza

    The chased silver tazza or drinking dish is resting on a knopped stem above a chased foot. The…

  • A silver-gilt snuff box, set with two miniatures, the inside cover mounted with a gold miniature of Prince William IV

    A silver-gilt and mother of pearl snuff box, set with two miniatures by Louis-Nicolas van Blarenberghe (1716 Lille…

  • A pair of Neoclassical silver candlesticks

    These candlesticks are a perfect example of Neoclassicism in the Netherlands. Neoclassicism is a revival in the 1700’s…

  • A silver-gilt terrestrial and celestial pocket globe pair

    A fine and rare terrestrial globe, containing a slightly smaller celestial sphere, both unsigned, each made up of…