Object Place: Europe, Padova, Italy
10.16 x 24.13 cm (4 x 9 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)
Bronze. Rectangular on paw feet with domed hinged cover. Fitted with two partitions. Cover has six acanthus leaves from panel with rondel & cornucopias, meandering border. Sides have rams heads and foliated scrolls between heavy mouldings.
1938, Raphael Stora, Paris and New York; April 26, 1938, sold by Stora to Brummer Gallery, New York (stock no. N4316); May 13, 1949, Brummer sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, lot 496, to the MFA for $200. (Accession Date: May 12, 1949)
William Francis Warden Fund