A small 16th century style bronze alloy mortar, in the Dutch manner

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Lot 290
A small 16th century style bronze alloy mortar, in the Dutch manner

£ 100 - 150
US$ 130 - 190

The Oak Interior

24 Apr 2013, 10:00 BST

Chester

A small 16th century style bronze alloy mortar, in the Dutch manner
A copy of the late 16th century original, having a straight-sided rim and a waisted body applied with a pair of square loop handles, cast to the rim with the words 'LEEFTE VERWINT AL DINCK ANNO 1590', decorated to the body with a band of foliate scrolls, 9.5cm diameter x 9cm high
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