An 18th century northern Italian document box covered with tooled and gilded morocco leather.
The interior fitted with 18th century green silk brocade.
A label from the renowned Roman antiquarian collector and dealer Professor Rocchi is affixed to the underside, see photograph 5 for an early 20th century postcard of a selection of objects from his schatzkammer. Postcard sold with box.
Ht.27 x 20.5 x 15cm
Italy, 18th Century.