3. A pair of boat-shaped lidded silver sauce boats on stands
A pair of boat-shaped lidded silver sauce boats on stands
Rotterdam, 1790, Rudolph Sondag
Both with two high loop-shaped handles, the rims of the oval stands in openwork of ovals. The handles fixed with oblong palmettes. Bowls, stands and handles applied with beaded rims, lids with raised leaves and crowned with a pine cone.
First grade silver, approx. weight 1634 grams.
L. 24 cm
– Collection WJR Dreesmann (1885-1954), Amsterdam
– Auction Frederik Muller and Co, Amsterdam, March 14, 1960
– Antique dealer A. Staal, Amsterdam
– Private collection, The Netherlands
NI Damage, Silver treasures/three centuries of Rotterdam silver, Historical Museum of the City of Rotterdam 1991, page 180, cat.no. 350 for a comparable pair of sauce boats by this maker dating from 1803