The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Writing casket
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Writing casket
  • Perhaps Rome or Mantua, Italy
  • c. 1470, cast late 15th or 16th century
  • Writing casket
  • Bronze copper alloy
  • Length: 20.4 cm
    Width: 10.8 cm
    Height: 6.7 cm
  • S65
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • E. J. Coleman sale, Christie's, 1 May 1884, no. 21; Davis, for Sir Richard Wallace.