Location:New Haven, Connecticut,
Ships to: Worldwide,
Item:113558985584Antique English Burled Walnut Campaign Writing Slope Desk; Up for sale is the English burled walnut wood lap writing slope desk in campaign style, dated mid-to-late 19th century. Campaign style furniture as representative for travel is commonly associated with British military campaigns. In the Georgian and Victorian periods (1714–1901), British higher-ranking officers often carried high-quality portable furniture on the march. For this reason, the campaign furniture was designed to be easily packed up and carried The writing desk with green velvet outside the bottom features a hinged lid decorated atop with a tulip brass plaque, a fitted interior with divided compartments for pens, pins and inkwells, two liftable writing slats lined with purple velvet, and an inside space for documents. Outside the desk is bound with brass corners beneficial for traveling. The box is with a key, which seems not functional. Measures: Dimensions, 15 ¾” wide x 9 ½” deep x 5 ¾” high; Weight, 7 lbs & 2.5 oz. (3.2 kg). Condition: Very good, sanitized and clean, with wear to the internal velvet, a slight veneer loss to the internal bottom of the box, and mild chips to the edges of the slats.Shipment: Our items can be shipped worldwide. Generally, we use FedEx or USPS for all US domestic and USPS for all international shipment. The shipping fee taken by Postal Service is an estimate based on the size, weight and insurance of the item. If in case, there is an overtaking amount, we will be happy to return the balance per the postage receipt through PayPal. Return: We try our best to describe the posted items precisely and accurately, pointing out any imperfections. We generally, therefore, do not accept the return, unless the photos posted do not match the items or the items are damaged in shipping. Upon receiving the damaged item, the buyer must keep the original packaging and condition and contact us within 24 hours of delivery. Please contact us, we are happy to answer any questions and strive for 100% customer satisfaction. Please check our other posted items as well.Condition:Very good, sanitized and clean, with wear to the internal velvet, a slight veneer loss to the internal bottom of the box, and mild chips to the edges of the slats., Sub-Style:English, Material:Walnut, Style:English, Type:Lap Writing Desk, Color:Dark Wood Tone, Maker:Unmarked, Region of Origin:England, Original/Reproduction:Original, Height:5 ¾”, Depth:9 ½”, Width:15 ¾”
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Antique English Burled Walnut Campaign Writing Slope Desk