Large victorian writing slope in Rosewood with excellent grain, colour and patina. Brass straps, corner protectors, cartouche and key escutcheon.
Some knocks and scratches and a stabilised split in the lid. Plenty of photos for you to study and judge condition for yourself.
Inside there are 2 inkwell compartments, stamp slope, pen tray and lidded compartment for spare nibs etc. The secret drawers are accessed by lifting the divider between the stamp slope and inkwell compartment. The hinges are in good order as is the working lock and key.A new leather skiver has been fitted to the writing boards and new baize to the base to protect furniture when in use or on display. 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 "Large Victorian Writing Slope/ Box With Secret Drawers And Working Lock & Key" is in sale since Saturday, May 15, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Writing Slopes". The seller is "chuzie5061" and is located in Grays, Essex. This item can be shipped worldwide.