• Spanish Splendour  - The Colle auction at Christies

    Sale 7818

    Spanish Splendour - The Collection of a Marqués

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 8

    A SPANISH OR ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME CASKET

    15TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY CATALAN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SPANISH OR ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME CASKET
    15TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY CATALAN
    Decorated in relief with courtly figures and inscription to reverse, on bracket feet, with later handle, paper labels to underside of lid and bottom inscribed '71' and further labels to underside inscribed '198'; lid detached from body; losses, damages and restorations
    11 in. (28 cm.) high; 13½ in. (34.5 cm.) wide; 9½ in. (24.5 cm.) deep


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