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Exceptional English Rosewood And Brass Bound Writing Slope 19th Ct


£585 | $779 USD | €663 EUR
Item Number: SA612069
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Patrick Howard Antiques
This antique has been viewed 32 times in the past month with the most views from Canada.


An Exceptionally Fine Quality English Well Figured Rosewood Ladies or Gents Travelling Writing Slope of outstanding quality and medium proportions, with unusual moulded brass inlay decoration and central canted brass tablet on hinged lid, early to mid 19th Century, complete with original fitted interior and later gilt tooled dark green mottled leather writing surface.
Condition: Professionally restored with replaced gold leaf tooled dark green leather inside. Box closes firmly with no gaps. Lock is present and working, lacking key. Two crystal ink bottles of a later period, nice original firm hinges.
Height: 5” (12.75cm). Width: 14” (35.5cm). Depth: 9.25” (23.5cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 12.8 cm (5.0")
Width = 35.5 cm (14.0")
Depth = 23.5 cm (9.3")

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Patrick Howard Antiques
52 Francis Street

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