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Box

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    late 17th century (made)
    ca. 1700 (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron, chasing and repoussé

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by D. M. Currie

  • Museum number:

    M.128-1921

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

late 17th century (made)
ca. 1700 (made)

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron, chasing and repoussé

Descriptive line

Box, iron decorated with chased and repoussé scrollwork, acanthus foliage and grotesques, possibly made in Italy, the plate is late 17th century and embossed with a lion and serpent, the other panels ca. 1700

Labels and date

BOX
Iron
?Italy; late 17th century
M.128-1921

Made up from separate parts. Decorated with chased and repousse scrollwork and grotesques. The late 17th century plate embossed with a lion and serpent. The other panels c.1700. [07/1994]

Materials

Wrought iron

Techniques

Forging; Chasing; Repoussé

Subjects depicted

Lion; Scrollwork; Snake; Grotesques; Acanthus

Categories

Ironwork; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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