A late 17th century bronze mortar, attributed to Abraham Rudhall I, Gloucestershire
Lot 100
A late 17th century bronze mortar, attributed to Abraham Rudhall I, Gloucestershire
Sold for £375 (US$ 630) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Oak Interior Chester
19 Jul 2012 11:00 BST

Auction 19896
Lot Details
A late 17th century bronze mortar, attributed to Abraham Rudhall I, Gloucestershire
Of flared form, decorated with a 'knurled' band under the rim, and cast to the body with a pair of crowned tulip-type rosettes, 13cm diameter x 10cm high

Footnotes

  • An almost identical example is illustrated Michael Finlay, English Decorated Bronze Mortars and their Makers (2010), p. 41, fig. 48.
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