May Online Antique & Art Auction
May 31, 2021
339 E. Burleigh Blvd, Tavares, FL 32778, United States

May Online Art And Antique Auction. Ching Dynasty Bronze Lanterns 1736-96. Several Salvador Dali Lithograph With COA's. A Great Collection Of Quality Items From Several Estates.
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LOT 202:

17-18th Century Carved Barberini Royal Coat Of Arms

Sold for: $1,675
Start price:
$ 100
Estimated price:
$5,000 - $15,000
Buyer's Premium: 25%
sales tax: 7% On lot's price, no sales tax on commission

17-18th Century Carved Barberini Royal Coat Of Arms
Offered here is a large intricately carved coat of arms for the Italian nobility of the prominent Barberini family, whose ancestors include Cardinal Maffeo Barberini who ascended to the papal throne in 1623 as Pope Urban the VIII. The Barberini family coat of arms' unique characteristics includes the addition of bees incorporated in the design. The crown pediment draped with carvings simulating lavish cloth swags, braiding with tassels and bees. The crown is carved in the central area and a background simulating fur. Measures 39� tall and 29� wide.