This is a wonderful antique writing slope in figured walnut with wonderful cut brass decorative mounts, dating from Circa 1870.
The slightly domed rectangular box features applied Gothic revival strapwork, cartouche, hinges and borders to the exterior, it opening to reveal a black leather writing slope with lift-out tray, pen tray, inkwell and small lift-out tray.
With working lock and key.
There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece by any discerning collector.
In excellent original condition. As an antique item, the box show signs of use commensurate with age, these minor condition issues are mentioned for accuracy and, as seen in the accompanying photographs, thbox displays beautifully.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 6 x Width 25.5 x Depth 18
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 inches x Width 10 inches x Depth 7 inches
Our reference: A1632