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Coffret

Date:
15th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Leather, (stamped and tooled) with polychromy, metal fittings
Dimensions:
Overall: 8 3/8 x 13 5/8 x 7 3/4 in. (21.2 x 34.6 x 19.7 cm)
Classification:
Leatherwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1926
Accession Number:
26.284.1
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307
Inscription: Inscription in Gothic lettering: "AVE MARIA G--CIA -LEN DOMINVS TEC(um)." ("Hail Mary, full of grace. The Lord be with you.")
[ Henri(?) Garnier, Paris (sold 1926)]; [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York (in 1926)]
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