Lot 544

A northern German wooden casket, circa 1600

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


Wood, the edges reinforced with riveted iron bands, leather and cloth lining on the inside. Rectangular body. All sides elaborately carved and polychrome. The obverse and reverse with a cherub, both sides depicting a putto framed by flowers and scrolls. Two iron handles on the sides. Iron lock with key. Losses. Dimensions 23.5 x 49 x 44 cm.

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