Lot 413

A French bronze "christmatorium" box, 14th century

Works of Art, Antiquities, Asian and Russian Art | A94kua | Live auction | 479 Lots

Description

Bronze with fine age patina. Rectangular box, reinforced with iron straps at the upper and lower edge. Hinged gable lid with engraved roof tiles and surrounding battlement. One hinge with old resoldering, one lock eyelet missing, the other broken. The interior with old clipping featuring an auction description. Dimensions 7 x 8.5 x 4.5 cm.

Provenance: Collection of Doctor L. de Saint Germain, sold at auction at Drouot in Paris on 20 May 1902.

Condition: II - Questions about the lot?

General Information

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