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Case (Italy)

This is a Case. It is dated 16th century. Its medium is boiled, molded and wax-impregnated leather (cuir bouilli). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Samuel P. Avery. It is credited Gift of Samuel P. Avery.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 15.5 x 14.3 cm (6 1/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

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Case (Italy); boiled, molded and wax-impregnated leather (cuir bouilli); H x diam.: 15.5 x 14.3 cm (6 1/8 x 5 5/8 in.); Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1898-6-4

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-4.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18103475/ |title=Case (Italy) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=27 October 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>