An elegant Regency brass mounted Gonçalo Alves campaign writing slope, circa 1820 in date.
The beautifully polished goncalo alves case has a wonderful age-related patina and a key lockable hinged top with inset brass beading and plaques, including one engraved '1824'.
Inside, there is a lift-up gold tooled red leather writing surface with stationery box and divisions, that features two ink well comparments.
The side carrying handles fold flat within the sides of the box in true campaign style.
Complete 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 condition, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 12.5 x Width 40.5 x Depth 23.5
Dimensions in inches:
Height 5 inches x Width 1 foot, 4 inches x Depth 9 inches
Our reference: A3291
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