The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Casket
  • Casket
  • Jean Conrad Tornier
  • Alsace, France
  • 1630
    nineteenth century (velvet lining and galloon)
  • Pine, walnut wood, mother-of-pearl, antler, copper alloy, crimson silk velvet, galloon, red and gold paint and steel, engraved, stained and inlaid
  • Object size: 36.1 x 63.3 x 30 cm
  • Inscription: 'fait en massuvaux, par Jean / Conrad Tornier, Monsteur d' / harquebisses. L'en 1630.' Engraved
  • A1345
  • European Armoury III
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Mylius sale, Genoa, 05 November 1879, no. 712. Durlacher; Sir Richard Wallace, 02 May 1881.