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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 3

    AN IRON-MOUNTED 'CUIR CISELE' CASKET

    FRENCH OR GERMAN, LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY

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    AN IRON-MOUNTED 'CUIR CISELE' CASKET
    FRENCH OR GERMAN, LATE 15TH/EARLY 16TH CENTURY
    Mounted overall with floral straps, the central hinge of the lock stamped with crowned letter I, the interior lined with red leather and inscribed with inventory number J.419 and with paper label inscribed 490
    8.5 cm. high x 16 cm. wide x 13 cm. deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired in Vienna in 1894 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.