An important coffer or strongbox with repoussé copper panels and wrought iron straps, hinges and nails on a wooden core. The panels are profusely decorated with a fine punchwork decoration of arches, stylized flowers and foliage. The typical springlock mechanism is fully functional with its original key. On top of the lid - underneath the handle - the date : 1749.
Germany. Mid-18th century (dated 1749).
Dimensions: W 32,5 x L 29 x H 20 cm.
1 600 €
25 000 €