Art/ Collection/ Art Object


15th–16th century
French or Spanish
wood, covered with leather, bound with iron
Overall: 4 7/8 x 11 1/8 x 7 7/8 in. (12.4 x 28.3 x 20 cm)
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
Not on view
Marking: Merchant's mark and name
George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)
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