Vacklav Némec & Josef Ladislav Némec, Prague. Casket, c1900. H. 21 cm; 48 x 37 cm. Wooden body, covered with leather. Feet and fittings of bronze, handle silver-plated. Rich fittings of silver, engraved laurel leaves and bows, garnets and turquoises, cased malachite on the lid, front and back with coat-of-arms, gilded and enamelled. Secret compartment to the bottom of the lid. Silver marked: Dog's head (800), maker's mark V. N. Bronze parts marked: BRONZE, JL NEMEC.