A wonderful antique bronze with royal portraits, from France, dating ca. 1600 AD. A large and attractive mortar with good high relief portraits.
Condition: Choice, Note that the mortar has a small loss at the rim, but it's an ancient damage or perhaps it was born this way. Terrific brown patina.
Size: 13,3 cm. wide and 9,5 cm. high, the mortar weighs ca. 2 kilograms. Ex. Old Danish Collection.