Description

    An Italian Carved Bone and Wood Marriage Casket

    Embriachi Workshop, possibly Florence, Italy
    Fifteenth Century
    Bone and wood
    Unmarked
    6.5 in. x 7.25 in. x 4.5 in.

    An Italian carved bone and wood marriage casket, each panel of the body carved with figures, surmounted by a shaped lid with angels flanking cartouches
    Provenance: Christie's France, 15 May 2003


    Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Condition: wear commensurate with age, key missing

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2006
    19th-20th Thursday-Friday
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