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Box

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (South German or Tyrolese, made)

  • Date:

    1670-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Beech, carving, iron

  • Museum number:

    W.8-1953

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

BOX. Chip carved beech, with iron hinges and lock. Rectangular plan, on four ball feet. On all sides, lid and end chip carved design of interlacing rosettes with rosettes incorporating rope work patterns. Indications of former colour.
South German or Tyrolese
About 1700

Place of Origin

Germany (South German or Tyrolese, made)

Date

1670-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Beech, carving, iron

Object history note

Gift. Stated by the donor to have been acquired in Munich.

RP: 53/977

Descriptive line

Carved beech box; South German; 1670-1800

Materials

Beech; Iron

Techniques

Carving

Categories

Containers; Woodwork; Medieval and renaissance

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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