The Treasury

The Treasury of St Peter and Alexander at the Stiftsmuseum Aschaffenburg

Ivory writing box

Ivory writing box, c. 1270/80,
ivory, silver, opaque enamel, niello

MSA Dep. KKPA 16/2009

This ivory box circa 1270/80 contained the Stole of St Martin as well as fragments of the Stole of St Aureus. It is believed to have originally been a writing box and is a rare example of its kind.

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