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Wine casket (right), Rijksmuseum - Amsterdam, Netherlands
Wine casket (right),  Rijksmuseum - Amsterdam, Netherlands

uploaded by: Janus Meerdhoff

Description: Wine casket (right), c. 1575 - c. 1600

The ends of this casket suggest that it could be hung up and the contents poured by typing it. Depicted is a scene of merrymaking mythological figures. The river is filled with wine flowing from the jars.

Source of information: Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam

Author (source) of image: Personal archive

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