Dutch silver brandy bowl
Pieter Jacobs Clinckhamer
209 grams; 23.5 cm wide
Pieter Jacobs Clinckhamer’s maker’s mark, a hammer, refers to his name. He was trained in the workshop of the Harlingen silversmith Jan Dirksen Roorda from 1 November 1661 and later, as a master, made a variety of silver objects, that can now be found in museums, churches and private collections.
Hugo P. ter Avest, Harlinger Zilver, Gemeentemuseum Het Hannemahuis, Harlingen, 1996, p. 23; pp.67-72.