Book Shaped Victorian Writing Slope/ Box 6 Secret Drawers & Working Lock & Key
Book Shaped writing slope in Mahogany with good patina, grain and colour. Some knocks and scratches, plenty of photos for you to study and judge condition for yourself. A highly unusual and effective shape for a slope, first Ive ever seen like this! Inside there are 2 inkwell compartments and a pen tray. The secret drawers are accessed by sliding up the concealment panel marked with a star.
The hinges are in good order as is the working lock and key. Anew leather skiver has been fitted to the writing boards. A super box good for another 140+ years.
The estimated price is the dearest if I put the cheapest I may have to ask for more so please ask for a quote it could be less! PLEASE CHECK FOR A PRICE AS MOST ECONOMY RATES UNAVAILABLE AT THIS TIME AND PRICES MUCH HIGHER! The item "Book Shaped Victorian Writing Slope/ Box 6 Secret Drawers & Working Lock & Key" is in sale since Monday, May 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Writing Slopes". The seller is "chuzie5061" and is located in Grays, Essex.
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- Style/ Period: Victorian
- Product: Boxes
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood/ Woodenware
- Material: Wood/ Woodenware
- Antique: Yes
- Sub-Type: Mahogany
- Product Sub-Type: Writing Boxes/ Slopes
- Original/Repro: Original