Lyonnais bronze mortar decorated with buttresses, women busts and lions, France, 17th century

The mortar mould depics women busts and lions heads.
Four buttresses all around.
This is likely a mortar by Toine Cavet workshop.
Lyon, France, early 17th century.


Bronze mortar decorated with buttresses and lions heads, near Paris, France 17th century

Lyonnais bronze mortar decorated with lion’s heads.
Four grooved buttresses all around.
This is likely a work of The master of Provins.
France, Early 17th century.


(Français) Mortier d’apothicaire en bronze à contreforts et pastillages en triades, France XVII° siècle

(Français) Mortier à 4 faces représentant des triades de têtes (chérubins, lions et figures féminines).
Contreforts tricuspides godronnés droits.
Attribution au Maître de Provins.
France XVII° siècle.


Bronze mortar decorated with Terminus figures alternated with lions faces. Paris, 17th century.

(Français) Mortier à pastillages de têtes léonines alternés de contreforts en forme de terme.
Attribution probable au Maître de Provins.
France, XVII° siècle.


(Français) Mortier à contreforts et pastillages de St Christophe et de gueules de lions, France XVII° siècle

(Français) Mortier à pastillages de St. Christophe et de gueules léonines.
Contreforts dentelés rectilignes.
Attribution probable au Maître de Provins.