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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Casket; ivory; rectangular; scenes from the Romance of the Chatelaine de Vergi; bindings gone.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1320-1340
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Length: 22.6 centimetres
    • Width: 10.8 centimetres
    • Height: 9.7 centimetres
  • Bibliography

    • Koechlin 1924 1307 bibliographic details
    • Dalton 1909 367 bibliographic details
    • Robinson 2008 p. 220 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Exhibition history

    2016 Oct – 2017 Feb, Spain, CaixaForum Madrid, Medieval Europe,
    2017 Mar – Jun, Spain, CaixaForum Barcelona, Medieval Europe,
    2017 Jul – Oct, Spain, CaixaForum Zaragoza, Medieval Europe.

    2015 - 2016 11 Dec- 10 Apr, Australia, Brisbane, Queensland Museum, Medieval Europe, power and legacy

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: Romance of the Châtelaine de Vergi
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Britain, Europe and Prehistory

  • Registration number



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