The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Casket
  • Casket
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • France
  • c. 1520
    c. 1850 (mounts and velvet lining)
  • Limewood, gilt brass and salmon-coloured velvet
  • Object size: 13 x 23 x 15.5 cm
  • Label: '65' and '2' 65 is inscribed, and partly covered by 2, which is stencilled.
    Label: '386' Printed
  • F5
  • Reserve Vault 3
History
Further Reading
  • Joyeau; comte de Nieuwerkerke, 1860s; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.