Object Place: Europe, England
63.5 x 71.75 x 54.61 cm (25 x 28 1/4 x 21 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Mahogany, ebony, bronze mounts
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Mahogany and ebony, bronze mounts. Sarcophagus shaped wine cooler of mahogany, with ebony moldings and bronze mounts. Mounts are in the form of leopard’s heads carring handles (on sides), and in form of rose and anthenium motif applied to front, beneath keyhole. Ebony edging, with anthenium stamed inlay on sides. Ebonized carved paw feet stand on mahogany plinths decorated with ebony edging. Lead liner missing.
Gift in memory of Herbert Heidelberger