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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 64

    A BRONZE MORTAR

    16TH CENTURY STYLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A BRONZE MORTAR
    16TH CENTURY STYLE
    The body cast with a man in armour and a lion attacking a dragon
    14.5 cm. high and 17.5 cm. diam.


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    Provenance

    Acquired by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein in 1882 in Spain.
    Vienna, before 1944.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1945.