A Dutch silver curry comb or ‘roskam’

Frederik Sijlstra van der Lei, Leeuwarden, circa 1770

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A Dutch silver curry comb or ‘roskam’

This curry comb was a prize, awarded by the City Council to the person who bought or sold the most horses during the annual fair.

Provenance
Private collection, The Netherlands

Associated Literature
For similar curry comb see:
Johan R. ter Molen, Fries goud en zilver Vol II, Uitgeverij Bornmeer, 2014, pp. 480-481

Frederik Sijlstra van der Lei, Leeuwarden, circa 1770

Dimensions
20 x 16,8 cm.

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