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Marriage chest (cassone)

Date:
second half 16th century
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Walnut, partly gilded
Dimensions:
25 x 75-1/2 x 24-1/2 in. (63.5 x 191.8 x 62.2 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.190.255
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 607
Humbert ; George and Florence Blumenthal , New York (until 1941; bequeathed to MMA)
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