• 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 576

    A LARGE BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS

    CIRCA 1828, PROBABLY NUREMBERG

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE BRONZE NEST OF WEIGHTS
    CIRCA 1828, PROBABLY NUREMBERG
    THE BODY ENGRAVED WITH GEOMETRICAL PATTERS AND DECORATED WITH HORIZONTAL BEADED AND DENTILLED BANDS, DOLPHIN SHAPED HANDLE AND BIRDSHAPED LOCK, THE LID MONOGRAMMED H AND DATED 1828
    33.5 CM. HIGH (HANDLE UP)


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