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casket

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1891,0905.15

  • Description

    Casket; cuir-bouilli; bound with iron; inscription referring to Anne of Brittany, Queen of France (d.1514); single keyhole for double locks, with animal head terminals; to each side a crowned shield of arms, to left three fleur-de-lis of France, to right seven escallops.

  • Date

    • 16thC(early)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 15.5 centimetres
    • Width: 12 centimetres
    • Height: 8.6 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        top
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        IE PRV IhS PAR SA PVIS-SANCE qVIV CARD ANNE RAINE DE FRANCE
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1891

  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number

    1891,0905.15

Casket; cuir-bouilli; bound with iron; inscription referring to Anne of Brittany, Queen of France (d.1514); single keyhole for double locks, with animal head terminals; to each side a crowned shield of arms, to left three fleur-de-lis of France, to right

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