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Chest with Iron Banding

Date:
15th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Oak, iron mounts
Dimensions:
Overall: 30 1/4 x 74 x 26 7/8 in. (76.8 x 188 x 68.3 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1913
Accession Number:
13.205.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
Strengthed with iron banding with fleur-de-lis points, this late gothic chest retains decorative forms from the early gothic period.
[ Cooper and Griffith Co., New York (sold 1913)]; American Art Association, New York (December 3-6, 1913, no. 656)
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