Italian walnut & parcel-gilt cassone

antique italian cassone
small walnut italian cassonne
walnut and parcel-gilt italian cassonne
 

A small Italian walnut and parcel-gilt cassone.

Italian walnut and parcel-gilt cassone with hinged and gadrooned lid above a scroll-carved front panel centred on a cartouche enclosing an eagle over a compressed and gadrooned plinth with lion’s paw feet, the whole decorated with bold scrolls and parcel gilt surfaces. Second Half of 17th Century.

Additional Information

Dimensions h 36 x w 68 x l 34 cm
Material

Gilt, Walnut

Period

17th Century

Place of Origin

Italy