• 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 216

    FIVE FRENCH BRONZE MORTARS

    17TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    FIVE FRENCH BRONZE MORTARS
    17TH-19TH CENTURY
    Four with plain bodies; One cast with fleur-de-lys; And one cast with mascaron studs
    15 cm. high and smaller
    Together with: A French cast-iron mortar, cast with a medallion of the Virgin and child, probably 17th Century -11.5 cm. high; And a white marble basin or mortar, probably French, possibly 15th/16th Century -17 cm. high (8)


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