Artist German
  • Casket with Carved Roundels
  • Minnekästchen (alternate title)
Date between 1300 and 1350
Medium wood, wrought iron, pigment
Dimensions Overall: 5 1/2 × 12 1/4 × 8 3/4 inches (14 × 31.1 × 22.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Joseph H. Boyer Memorial Fund with matching funds from the David L. Klein, Jr. Memorial Foundation
Accession Number 1983.39
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British Decorative Arts S333, Level 3 (see map)
until 1983, Thomas F. Flannery, Jr. (Chicago, Illinois, USA);
December 1, 1983, sold by (Sotheby's, London, England) Thomas F. Flannery, Jr. sale, lot 73;
1983-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Thomas Flannery, Jr. Collection. Sales cat., Sotheby's. London, December 1, 1983m no. 73.

Bulletin of the DIA: Annual Report (1984): p. 16 (fig. 15).

Parker, E., ed. "Recent Major Acquisitions of Medieval Art by American Museums", Gesta 24, no. 2 (1985): p. 169 (ill.).

The Art of Chivalry. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1984, cat. no. 14, p. 15 (ill.).