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Display Cabinet:Inner side of door on back
Display Cabinet:Inner side of door on back
A large panel decorated with drapery in carved ebony frames a fruitwood cross on a hill. Four small holes on this cross indicate that a figure was once attached to it. Skulls representing death and a dolphin, the symbol of life, are depicted below.


Three wood carvings by Albert Jansz. Vinckenbrinck
German, Augsburg, about 1630
Ebony, pearwood, palm wood, oak, boxwood, marble, ivory or bone, pewter, gemstones, tortoiseshell, enamel, and oil on stone
28 3/4 x 22 13/16 x 23 1/4 in., 117 lb.
89.DA.28