• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 133

    A WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED LIGNUM VITAE MORTAR

    LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WILLIAM AND MARY TURNED LIGNUM VITAE MORTAR
    LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Of tapering form with reeded bands
    14 in. (36 cm.) high


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