Cabinet of a militia company, Anonymous, c. 1520 - c. 1530

Cabinet of a militia company, Anonymous, c. 1520 - c. 1530

wood (plant material), h 147.0cm × w 110.0cm × d 80.0cm. More details

This cabinet would have held a militia company’s valuables, such as drinking cups and guild chains. The imperial crown and the lily on the front panels pay homage to the sovereign, Emperor Charles V. Richly decorated and well preserved, this Gothic-style cabinet is considered one of the finest pieces of 16th-century furniture in the world.

On display in room 0.4-11 Chests and cupboards Masterpieces

Collections with this work

RijksStudio

Kunstliefhebber added this work to Vanalles

February 10 2016 - 25 works 8 0

2ge added this work to Laura Lignos

January 27 2016 - 9 works 33 1

Maraqeuz020 added this work to Maraqeuz020

January 15 2016 - 51 works 214 1

Make your own creations with this work