South German Renaissance Bone Inlaid Casket

South German (likely Augsburg), 16th-early 17th century. A domed-lid rosewood casket, the whole decorated with various inlaid bone animals and flowers; ht. 12, lg. 20.75, dp. 11 in.


Damage to veneer on corners. Scattered and minor losses to inlay. Staining and wear to interior silk lining. Upper lock mount detached, but present.

Estimate: $3,000 - $5,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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