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17th Century Miniature Casket

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A 17th century Spanish or Italian tortoiseshell miniature cassone of sarcophagus form, inlaid with pique work, brass and mother of pearl with silver metal feet and cast handles.

 

Spanish or Italian  (possibly colonial) circa 1650. 

 

w:2.5 in x 1.25 in x 1.25 in

 

For a box of similar work see Sotheby's New York', A Celebration of the English Country House' 04/05 April 2007, lot 132.

 

Item Code: 2434

£ 2400

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