1 April 2008
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
Acquired in Vienna in 1894 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1944.
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