A silver splashed bronze scroll weight 17th/18th century
Lot 194
A silver splashed bronze scroll weight
17th/18th century
£1,500 - 2,000
US$ 1,900 - 2,500

Amended
Lot Details
A silver splashed bronze scroll weight
17th/18th century
In the form of a recumbent mouse, the head raised, ears pricked back and tail curled around the left haunch, the body with scattered silver splashes.
11.5cm (4.1/2in) long.

Saleroom notices

  • For another two examples of this type of scroll weight see Spink & Son Ltd, The Minor Arts of Asia II, 1986, p. 46, no. 69.
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