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  Thursday, October 27, 2011

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Lot Nr. 2119
A Nuremberg casket with etched decoration
circa 1580
Rectangular body made from sheet iron on four ball feet. Hinged lid with movable carrying handle. Finely etched decorations on all sides with jumping deer and huntsmen with traditional Renaissance costumes, mounted and afoot. Continuous decorative frame with ornamental decorations. The lid with locking mechanism and four latches, the base plate with remnants of the bluing. The interior of the casket lined with red lead, the base weighted by means of lead. The exterior partly with distinct traces of corrosion. Dimensions 10 x 18.5 x 10.5 cm.

Condition: II-III Limit: 1500 EURO Currency converter Zuschlag 1700 EURO

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