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Antique Dealers located in the North East close to the historic city of Durham. Our full range can be browsed online on our website or viewed by appointment. Here at Antique Ethos we specialise in clocks, furniture and decorative antiques from Georgian and Victorian, through to Art Nouveau, Deco and Mid-Century. We focus on elegance in design - offering quality pieces to complement and enhance your individual style as well as interests.


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This dealer is located in Durham, United Kingdom

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Mid-19th Century Ebony & Mother of Pearl Inlaid Writing Slope

Ref: BO110 / LA183177

£580

$760 - €689

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Description

Fine quality, early Victorian writing slope in ebony with mother-of-pearl and pewter inlays. Externally the box has delicate mother-of-pearl inlays to lid and front, with pewter lines to all edges. Working lock and key. Hinged lid opens to reveal a leathered writing surface, with further mother-of-pearl and pewter inlays to the interior. Silvered hinges and lock plates. The writing surface houses two compartments below. Fitted desk organiser to the rear of the box with a stationery rack, pen tray, two lidded sections and period pair of screw-top glass inkwells.


Measurements

Height : 13.5 cm

Width : 40 cm

Depth : 24 cm

Declaration

Antique Ethos has clarified that the Mid 19th Century ebony & mother of pearl inlaid writing slope (BO110 / LA183177) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1850.

Condition

This writing slope is in excellent condition commensurate with age. Very minor historic marks and wear as is to be expected with genuine antiques. Newly re-leathered writing surface. This writing slope has been sympathetically restored in our workshop to a very high standard using traditional methods and materials. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.

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Delivery

Free standard delivery to the UK (4-6 working days). You can checkout securely by debit/credit card on our website (www.antique-ethos.co.uk) where UK standard and express delivery options are available. Delivery to a limited number of EU locations is also available on our website – please contact us for delivery costs if your location is not shown. We will provide quotes for delivery options valid for three days. Items will be reserved for this period. For full delivery details visit the information page on our website.

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