Large Victorian Writing Slope in Rosewood with excellent grain, colour and patina. Brass stringing, dots, corner motifs, cartouche key escutcheon and flush fitting carrying handles.
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 pushing the brass pin provided in the hole in the base of the right hand inkwell compartment, this will release the secret drawer concealment panel.
The hinges are in good order as is the working lock and key. A new leather skiver has been fitted to the writing boards. A good functional box that will display well. All UK items sent with UPS so will be tracked. The item should arrive within 24 hours.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 Friday, June 25, 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.