The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Box with the infant Hercules
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Box with the infant Hercules
  • Germany (probably Nuremberg)
  • 2nd half of 16th century
  • Triangular box and cover
  • Bronze and gold, chased and gilded
  • Object size: 18.8 x 12.1 x 10.2 cm
  • S470
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
History
  • First recorded at Hertford House in 1890