• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 128

    A SOUTH GERMAN ETCHED IRON CASKET

    EARLY 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SOUTH GERMAN ETCHED IRON CASKET
    EARLY 17TH CENTURY
    Decorated overall with flowers and panels depicting Noble men and women the hinged lid with intricate lock mechanism to the reverse, enclosing a red-painted interior, with carrying handles to the sides, on toupie feet
    27 cm. high x 47 cm. wide x 26 cm. deep


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