Chest

Northwestern European
14th century


Object Place: Gothic

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .57 x .575

Accession Number

43.86

Medium or Technique

Walnut and iron

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture

Of walnut, iron bound; cover modern. Iron straps with scrolled ends; ornamented lock plate and hasp.

Provenance

By 1925, Henry Forbes Bigelow; 1943, gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow) to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the sons of the late Henry Forbes Bigelow (Henry Forbes Bigelow, Jr., Major Edward L. Bigelow, Chandler Bigelow, Nelson Bigelow, and Thayer Bigelow) to be known as the "Henry Forbes Bigelow Collection"