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Front panel from Florentine chest

Description

High-relief carved panel with escutcheon hole at top center. Sides are dovetailed, bottom border gadrooned; top border fluted. Central carved motif of shield with long necked bird motifs on each side. Scrolled leafy vines on each end.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1501-1700
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Furniture
Places
Probably Italy
Descriptive terms
Chest
chests (case furniture)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
14 3/4 x 63 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.973
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
296590

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