An important repoussé silver gilt casket or so-called "Prunkkassette" with carrying handles to the side and resting on four small feet, adorned with painted enamel plaques which are framed with fine silver filigree. The plaques are decorated with scenes of classical mythology and floral motifs.
Austria (Vienna?) , 2nd half of the 17th century.
Dimensions: W 18,5cm x H 14cm x D 13,5cm x weight 1,2 kg