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Lock plate and Hasp

third quarter of 16th century


Object Place: Europe, Rome, Italy

Dimensions

18 x 17.5 cm (7 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1986.8

Medium or Technique

Gilt brass and iron

On View

Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Gilt brass and iron. Hasp decorated with standing female figure of Abundance above impaled arms of the Orsini and Savelli families. Plate bears classical motifs including draped supporters and military trophies, with arms of Orsini family on left, and Savelli on right.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nereo Fioratti and H. E. Bolles Fund