Antique Italian Walnut Carved and Brass Inlaid Cassone

$ 3,199.99

Walnut cassone (coffer) with rising top, the front panel profusely carved relief of floweret and alternating leaves trimmed in brass ribbons. Brass relief scrolling trim on top edge and corners. Two carved brass discs with a man & woman. Heavy brass handles. The sides similarly carved as the front. Original lock, (no key). Inside divided into four sections, (later addition)

CONDITION NOTES: In great structural condition, minor imperfections; wear consistent with age. Appears to have had a quality restoration at some time. Brass is in excellent shape, truly a quality piece.

Description

Walnut cassone (coffer) with rising top, the front panel profusely carved relief of floweret and alternating leaves trimmed in brass ribbons. Brass relief scrolling trim on top edge and corners. Two carved brass discs with a man & woman. Heavy brass handles. The sides similarly carved as the front. Original lock, (no key). Inside divided into four sections, (later addition)

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Dimensions 55 × 21 × 21 in
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