An Unusually Small Coffre Fort

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A rosewood veneered strongbox bound in elaborate brass strapwork. With carrying handles on the sides. Intended to store personal valuables, the box could have been secured to a table or floor to deter thieves. While this form is certainly recognizable, the small size is atypical.

  • Circa 1680
  • Origin Flemish
  • Stock#
  • Width 9.25"
  • Depth 6"
  • Height 5.25"