The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Children's Games (jeux d'enfants)
  • Casket with Thirteen Enamel Plaques
  • Children's Games (jeux d'enfants)
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Limoges, France
  • mid 16th century (plaques one-eight, ten-thirteen)
    19th century (plaque nine)
  • Metal, enamel, flesh tones, gold, silk velvet, paper, enamelled and gilded, with enlevage
  • Height: 17.7 cm, including feet; handle lying down
    Width: 21.6 cm
    Depth: 15.2 cm
  • Inscription: Various, concerning youth, passion, valour and fortune Gilded
  • C578
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Possibly Lowengard; comte de Nieuwerkerke, 8 June 1867; Sir Richard Wallace, August 1871.