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SA874807

A 19thc Campaign Writing Slope

Price

£240 | $293 USD | €271 EUR
Item Number: SA874807
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: The Antique Partnership
This antique has been viewed 34 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.

Description

A small 19thC rosewood campaign writing slope.' Campaign' because of the flush military style side lifting handles which enabled less space to be taken up when packing items to go on campaign. Working sprung lock with key. Brass escutcheon and owners cartouche to the top (un inscribed). Original brass hinges. Re baized writing surface which have storage space below. Pen tray with a brass ring pull. Two glass inks, one with a faceted top and screw on brass cap smaller than the other but fitted to its well. The larger of the two with an 1886 penny riveted to the cork bung. Very little age related damage and overall a very sweet item circa 1840.
30.5 cm wide 25.5 cm deep and 10.5 cm high.
51.5 cm deep when open.
Please telephone or email for further photos or information which will be promptly provided.
All items shipped will be expertly packed to avoid damage during transit.
Internal Ref: 25054



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 10.5 cm (4.1")
Width = 30.5 cm (12.0")
Depth = 25.5 cm (10.0")


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The Antique Partnership
Norfolk
United Kingdom
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