The Malthouse is delighted to offer for sale some very rare Medieval carved bone reliefs dating to C1400.
These Beautiful pieces of Medieval art once adorned an extremely rare casket.
They were made in Northern Italy, probably Venice, often given as betrothal gifts.
The Embriachi workshop was the most famous, founded in the C1370 and closed in C1430.
These caskets are found in major museums through out the world, with one having similar reliefs in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
These reliefs were framed in the 1960s and have museum / exhibition numbers on the reverse.
The largest is 11cms tall and the price is £580 for the single relief, £650 for the heads and £1,150 for the three reliefs.