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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 356

    AN ENGLISH BRONZE MORTAR

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH BRONZE MORTAR
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Cast with a foliate band and the inscription '1667 IF'
    6½in. (16.5cm.) high


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    The initials IF could stand for John Fathers a skillet maker from Montacute Somerset

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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of J.A. Pickles Esq. An Australian collector.