Late Gothic iron bound box

Possibly Germany or Flanders

W 18 1/2" × H 8" × D 12"

Stock # Marh2708


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Late Gothic early Renaissance iron bound leather covered box, the leather embossed with floral decoration and dated 1506 on the underside. Henry VIII's inventories describe many items of this type, made in Flanders and other parts of Europe for the English Royal Court.

Henry VIII's inventoires: Item 10889: Item Seaven chestes of Iron wrought all over withe sundry pictures and antiques with vij cases of woode covered withe blacke Leather.