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Walnut. Decorated inside and out with intarsia brown, yellow and black. Impaled and quartered arms of Medici and Chigi on front. Insignia of Passion inside lid, probably after design be Baldovinetti. Small drawers in two tiers fitted around side and back

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

second half 15th century

Object Place

Florence, Italy

Dimensions

29.21 x 76.2 x 53.97 cm (11 1/2 x 30 x 21 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

64.1463

Medium or Technique

Wood; walnut

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Furniture