Merchant House Antiques
Book Trough / Tray c.1920
REF: R/1017/KS / LA77775
An unusual mahogany book carrying tray / trough with brass handles, chequered inlay to edge and and interesting motto painted to the main panel. “Un livre est un ami qui ne trompe jamais “ Attributed to Guilbert de Pixerecourt.... Translates as “A book is a friend that never deceives“. Some wear as would be expected to a useful and used item.
Merchant House Antiques has clarified that the Book Trough / Tray c.1920 (LA77775) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1920
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