• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 577

    A BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS

    PROBABLY NUREMBERG, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS
    PROBABLY NUREMBERG, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
    THE BODY ENGRAVED WITH HUNTING SCENES, DOLPHIN HANDLES; INCOMPLETE (SOME WEIGHTS LACKING)
    16 CM. HIGH (HANDLE UP)
    TOGETHER WITH: A BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS, PROBABLY NUREMBERG, 17TH CENTURY, ENGRAVED BODY AND HORSE HEAD LOCK -19 CM. HIGH (HANDLE UP), WEIGHTS LACKING, CONVERTED INTO AN INKWELL; A BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS, 19TH CENTURY, INCOMPLETE (SOME WEIGHTS LACKING) -7CM. HIGH; AND A BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS, 19TH CENTURY, INCOMPLETE -6 CM. HIGH (4)


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