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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 234

    A FLEMISH OR GERMAN BRASS HALL LANTERN

    17TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY NUREMBERG

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FLEMISH OR GERMAN BRASS HALL LANTERN
    17TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY NUREMBERG
    Of octagonal outline, overall embossed with scrolling foliage, the stiles with male masks flanking green glass panels, pierced domed top, the underside with JHS, boss lacking
    89 cm. high and 41 cm. diam.


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    A virtual similar hall lantern (crowned by double eagle) is illustrated in O. ter Kuile, Koper en Brons, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, The Hague, 1986, p. 121.

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