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cassone (chest)
  • Italy
  • cassone (chest), 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • walnut wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 67.3 x 170.2 x 55.9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 26 1/2 x 67 x 22 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.0495
Description
Literature

Walnut chest (identified as a cassone) with carved motifs, caryatids (draped female figures) on the corners, shield on front, and claw feet.