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Antique Gentleman's Writing Slope, English, Walnut Correspondence Box - Victorian (1 of 12)
London Fine Ltd
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The Antique Village, The Old Whiteways Cider Factory

Hele

Devon

United Kingdom

EX5 4PW

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Antique Gentleman's Writing Slope, English, Walnut Correspondence Box - Victorian

REF: 24372 / LA494114
£895
€1,045
$1,126
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Description
This is an antique gentleman's writing slope. An English, burr walnut and leather correspondence box, dating to the mid Victorian period, circa 1850. Delightful craftsmanship with a striking appearance that displays a desirable aged patina and in good original order. Select burr walnut show fine grain interest and warm caramel hues. Gold tooled and embossed leather skiver in a charming deep blue. Unmarked brass name plaque to lid, ideal for personalisation. Case fascia dressed with a brass lock escutcheon — in working order, key present. Pleasingly accentuated to the corners with ebonised borders. Opens out to a gentle slope, with a two piece skiver. Pen tray with removable cover, and ink well compartments at the upper edge. Each half of the skiver lifts to gain access to a documents compartment. Leading edge skiver held in place with sliding brass clasp. Replete with a screw-top glass ink well in good original order. This is an attractive antique gentleman's writing slope with quality burr walnut and ebonised detail. A treat for the desktop. Delivered ready to enjoy. We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques. Please contact us if you require any further information - we are here to help. Our Ref: 24372
measurements
Height:
13 cm
Width:
30 cm
Depth:
22.5 cm
Extended Width: 30cm (11.75'') Extended Depth: 45.5cm (18'') Extended Height: 9cm (3.5'') Skiver Width: 23cm (9'') Skiver Depth: 33cm (13'')
declaration
London Fine Ltd has clarified that the Antique Gentleman's Writing Slope, English, Walnut Correspondence Box - Victorian (LA494114) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1850
condition
Presented in very good antique condition.
additional info
location
This Antique Gentleman's Writing Slope, English, Walnut Correspondence Box - Victorian is located in Devon, United Kingdom