Wooden handle only, consisting of a cylinder carve

Made:
1677

Wooden handle only, consisting of a cylinder carved with a series of figures in relief depicting life and death, and with inscriptions, surmounted by a carved hour glass

Details

Category:
Orthopaedics
Object Number:
A641429
type:
walking sticks, skeletons; coffins, walking sticks, costume (personal accessories), orthopaedics (support)
credit:
Sotheby's
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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