Lot 684: GOLD: A PAIR OF DUTCH GOLD BOOK CLASPS, ANDREAS SUYK, AMSTERDAM, LATE 18TH CENTURY |
October 20, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: chased with Moses and Aaron and the four Evangelists, now mounted on a blank book with black velvet cover
clasps in good, crisp condition; interior binding of book peeled back in order to examine marks on clasps
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Dimensions: length of larger clasp 3 1/4 in.; length of book 6 3/4 in.