The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Strongbox
  • Strongbox
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Germany
  • c. 1755
  • Steel, gilt bronze, varnish, brass and silk
  • Object size: 35 x 47 x 33 cm
  • Stamp: 'IG:TOBER:POS:' The mark is possibly that of a German bronze founder, with POS. perhaps an abbreviation for POSEN (Poznan).
  • F520
  • Reserve Gallery
History
Further Reading
  • Grand galerie, 2 rue Laffitte, 1871.