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  • Place of origin:

    France (Lyon, made)

  • Date:

    1550-1600 (made)

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Panel of carved walnut, probably a shutter or lid. It is decorated with flat interlacing bands forming a row of five devices, each of which consists of a square with four smaller squares at the corners; interlacing with each larger square is a circle, and these circles are connected by smaller circles. On one of the long ides are three rectangular holes.

Place of Origin

France (Lyon, made)


1550-1600 (made)

Object history note

Bought for £2.19s.2d (75 francs) from Monsieur Duseigneur, 3 Rue de l'Abbaye, Paris. R.F. 40449/1899
"Much cracked, chipped and wormeaten"

Descriptive line

Carved walnut panel, French, 1550-1600. Probably a lid.






Woodwork; Renaissance (French)


Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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