Italy, Rome, 18th century / Boncompagni-Ludovisi-Ottoboni Casket / 1731Italy, Rome, 18th century
Boncompagni-Ludovisi-Ottoboni Casket

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Creator Nationality: European; Southern European; Italian
Creator Name-CRT: Italy, Rome, 18th century
Title: Boncompagni-Ludovisi-Ottoboni Casket
Title Type: Primary
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Creation Start Date: 1731
Creation End Date: 1731
Creation Date: 1731
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Silver
Materials and Techniques: silver, partially gilt, malachite, lapis lazuli, enamel
Dimensions: Overall: 19.1cm x 40.7cm x 22.9cm
Inscriptions: engraved arms of Boncompagni-Ludovisi and Boncompagni-Ludovisi-Ottoboni families. (Probably made in honor of wedding of Maria Francesca Ottoboni and Pier Gregorio Boncompagni-Ludovisi.)
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1974.86
Credit Line: John L. Severance Fund
Style or Period: Italy, Rome, 18th century
AMICA ID: CMA_.1974.86
AMICA Library Year: 2000
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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