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Italian 16th Century
Mortar with Sphinxes, Vases, and Rope-work Handles

69
Italian
early 16th century
bronze (dark brown bronze)
Sculpture
9.5 x 11.8 cm (3 3/4 x 4 5/8 in)
Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York); purchased 1945 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1957 to NGA.
1957.14.102
1379
99C
A-255
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