Continental Carved and Painted Walnut Coffer, possibly France, painted red with extant gilt, iron strap hinges lift to reveal painted underside of lid depicting religious scribes, ht. 8 1/8, wd. 19 1/2, dp. 11 in.
N.B. Property sold to benefit the Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Crack in lid, right side bracket foot missing. Overall signs of wear with abrasions, nicks, paint loss, signs of wear with age and use.
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