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Etched and engraved steel gentleman's chest on four ball feet with handles on sides. Banded and with small round studs on all edges. Panels on all sides contain decoration of fantastic figure surrounded by scroll and folitate decoration within rectangular bands. Different scroll and foliate...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. C. Adrian Rübel

German, second half of 16th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

32.39 x 27.31 cm (12 3/4 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.135

Medium or Technique

Metal; Iron

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Metalwork