253. A small French bronze mortar

A small French bronze mortar
Le Puy en Velay, 16th century
With a curved upper rim with decorative nail heads, four fleurs-de-lys alternated by female torsos, on a rimmed base.
H. 6 cm
diam. 10.2 cm

Estimate
€ 600 - 800
Hammer amount
€ 400