Henry VIII velvet covered embroidered casket

Circa 1540 - 1550
England (possibly London)

W 16 1/2" × H 10 1/2" × D 7 1/2"

Stock # Marh2490


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Henry VIII beech wood, velvet covered embroidered casket, the embroidered lid with silver thread decorated with Moresque ornament, with the lower section of casket covered in green velvet much worn by the ravages of time.

Provenance: Lord Melchett.