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Casket and Key

17th century


Object Place: Europe, Low Countries

Dimensions

13.02 x 12.7 x 26.67 cm (5 1/8 x 5 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

58.1352a-b

Medium or Technique

Metal; painted steel

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork

Painted steel, rectangular. Shaped straps reinforce corners and front, plain straps at back and with bosses on cover. Rosette escutcheons for bail handles at sides, intricate lock-work in lid, Rose-cut tip on (b) key. Landscape with equestrian gentleman courting a lady in red dress.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb