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A round small German renaissance powder horn inlaid with circle ornamentation in bone and metal.

Description

A round small German renaissance powder horn inlaid with circular and dot-shaped bone and metal inlays on both sides. The horn is c 8 cm in diameter and the charger is spring operated in silver plated brass.

According to tradition a gift from king Frederik VII of Denmark to chamberlain Sperling.

Condition

The remains of the silver plating present. The horn is cracked on one side by the rim.

Auction

Paintings, furniture and varia, 18 November 2019

Category

Weapons

Estimate

4,000 kr.

Sold

Price realised

2,200 kr.

3 bids

When Bidder Bid
(Auto bid) 2,200 kr.
2,100 kr.
2,000 kr.