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Casket and Key

Painted steel, rectangular. Shaped straps reinforce corners and front, plain straps at back and with bosses on cover. Rosette escutcheons for bail handles at sides, intricate lock-work in lid, Rose-cut tip on (b) key. Landscape with equestrian gentleman courting a lady in red dress.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

17th century

Object Place

Low Countries

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Metal; painted steel