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Cabinet

Cabinetry by the workshop of Melchior Baumgartner
(German) (1621–1686)

Silversmith: Jeremias Sibenbürger (ca. 1583–1659)
Maker: Silver plaques possibly by a member of the Lencker family
Date: ca. 1655–59, engraved decorations ca. 1825–50
Culture: German, Augsburg
Medium: Oak, pine, walnut, cedar, ebony, and rosewood; ivory veneer and silver veneer; silver; silver-gilt moldings; gilded yellow-metal mounts; the drawers lined with aquamarine-colored silk
Dimensions: 28 1/4 x 24 1/2 x 15 3/4 in. (71.8 x 62.2 x 40 cm)
Classification: Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1903
Accession Number: 03.18

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