24
24
Italian, circa 1500
BOX FOR LOVE LETTERS (MINNESKÄSTCHEN)
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
24
Italian, circa 1500
BOX FOR LOVE LETTERS (MINNESKÄSTCHEN)
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Old Master Sculpture and Works of Art

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Italian, circa 1500
BOX FOR LOVE LETTERS (MINNESKÄSTCHEN)
inscribed: PER BEN[E] FARE IO POTO PERIRE (To do good I am prepared to die)
cuir ciselé (tooled leather) on a wood core, with bronze clasps
4.5 by 11.5 by 6cm., 1¾ by 4½ by 2 3/8 in.
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Provenance

Schloss Vaduz, Liechtenstein, 1952-2008;
sold Christie's Amsterdam, Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein, 1 April 2008, lot 2

Old Master Sculpture and Works of Art

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