3267
3267
A Rare American Silver Figural Spoon, Henricus Boelen II, New York, early 18th century
Estimate
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LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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3267
A Rare American Silver Figural Spoon, Henricus Boelen II, New York, early 18th century
Estimate
15,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 15,000 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York

A Rare American Silver Figural Spoon, Henricus Boelen II, New York, early 18th century
in Dutch style with cast lobate scroll handle and caryatid terminal, the egg-shaped rat-tail bowl engraved with contemporary initials EFD
marked below rat-tail HB conjoined in shaped shield,
length 6 5/8 in.
16.8cm
1oz 10dwt
47g
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Provenance

By descent to Harold Stevens Hutton of Nyack, NY, to
Marylin Jackson, his step-daughter;
Sold Sotheby's, New York, 16-18 January 1997, lot 103

Literature

A similar spoon by this maker is illustrated in Belden, Marks of American Silversmiths in the Ineson-Bissell Collection, pp. 478-479, and mark p. 65.

For a similar spoon by Jacob Boelen see Sotheby's, New York, January 30, 1991, lot 152, and for another by Jurian Blanck, see Sotheby's, New York, June 29, 1989, lot 139 (now at the Metropolitan Museum of Art).

The Iris Schwartz Collection of American Silver

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New York