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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 82

    A COLLECTION OF FIVE BRONZE MORTARS

    ITALIAN OR SPANISH, 16TH/17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A COLLECTION OF FIVE BRONZE MORTARS
    ITALIAN OR SPANISH, 16TH/17TH CENTURY
    13 cm. and smaller
    Together with one associated pestle; A pair of Italian pricket candlesticks, 17th Century -27 cm. high; A German steel rapier, mid 17th Century -101 cm. long; An Italian steel stiletto, 17th Century style -41 cm. long; A bronze model of a winged lion, possibly German, 17th Century style -19.5 cm. long; And a Venetian bronze candlestick, 17th Century -20.5 cm. high (12)


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