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Marriage chest (cassone) (one of a pair)

Date:
third quarter 16th century
Culture:
probably Italian, Rome
Medium:
Walnut
Dimensions:
Overall: 22 3/4 x 67 x 20 1/2 in. (57.8 x 170.2 x 52.1 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.329
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 607
Dr. Adolf Hommel ; George and Florence Blumenthal , New York (until 1941; bequeathed to MMA)
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