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Box

Box

  • Place of origin:

    Poland (made)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tombac alloy and mother of pearl

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by George Mitchell

  • Museum number:

    214-1878

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Box composed of tombac alloy and mother of pearl decorated with (possibly an allegorical) stag hunt and symbols of love.

Place of Origin

Poland (made)

Date

mid 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tombac alloy and mother of pearl

Dimensions

Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 8.2 cm, Depth: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Box composed of tombac alloy and mother of pearl decorated with (possibly an allegorical) stag hunt and symbols of love, Poland, mid 18th century

Materials

Tombac; Mother of pearl

Subjects depicted

Love; Stags

Categories

Containers; Metalwork; Jewellery

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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