with cover of engraved brass inlaid with silver
Late 15th century, formerly attributed to Veneto-Saracenic, brass and silver inlay.
Engraved, on rim of box, signed by the artist in Arabic and Roman script, ‘AMELLIMALEN.MAMVD’ (work of the Master Mahmud)
Acquisition (source, method, date)
Gambier-Parry, Mark; bequest; 1966