Two various coconut gunpowder containers
Possibly France, one dated 1693, the other late 18th century
The first with three oval medallions depicting a standing couple holding hands, between them a ‘burning hart’, and the caption ANO 1693, a bird and a fox by a coconut tree and two animals by a fruit tree. Interspersed with various floral motifs and a dome with a cross and the caption HAS IOR. Below a face. The second with two eagles, one above a shield with lightning bolts, the other above a vase with a bouquet. Interspersed with banners, columns, a palm tree and plants in vases. One stylised face at the top.
H. 12 / 15 cm