A rare and small early 17th century polychrome painted iron 'belt' strong-box, German, probably Nuremberg, circa 1600

A rare and small early 17th century polychrome painted iron 'belt' strong-box, German, probably Nuremberg, circa 1600

£3,950
Reference

3457

With original key, 'tamper proof' coin slot, rear belt hook and floral decoration. Painted initials '? B ?' to lid.

For a comparable casket, with similar decoration and identical key bow, see the Isabella Stewart Gardner Collection, Boston, USA, (item no. Miisi)

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Dimensions:

Height 6 cm / 2 "
Width 12 cm / 4 34"
Depth 6.5 cm / 2 34"