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Item:183939067378This is an interesting antique writing slope of grand proportions in stunning Walnut. Super writing slope all complete and ready to use in any home or executive office. Corner edge brasses for protection and a fine brass line just in from edge. The box is in Walnut with Ebony to insides. C.1880's in date approx. The top lifts up to reveal a writing and storage area's. The inside is in Ebony and has a replacement Green leather with a 18ct gold decorative boarders and corner motifs. Inner flap lifts up for storage of papers etc. Inside also contains a pair of inkwell pot's with screw off lid's one for black the other for red ink, no damage. Lift out pen compartment. All brass work is functional and well maintained. Superb front escutcheon plate and un-engraved centre cartouche to top. Inside has three small secret drawers. These are hidden behind a sprung loaded panel which can be opened by pulling upwards on the inkwell divider as shown in pictures. Fully working quality Bramah lock and key. Rolls Royce of locks and is anti pick. Key must be pressed in to lock and unlock. Blue cloth on under side for protection. There is no mistaking its unique quality and design, which is sure to make it a treasured piece by any discerning collector. The timbers are in superb condition for its age and can't see any major damage. Excellent polish in very well maintained condition with lush waxed shine. Please note all antique items will show signs of age related usage this is only to be expected. Dimensions are : Height 17.5 cms (6 7/8") Length 46 cms (18") Depth 25.5 cms (10") Fabulous good quality item. Would make super gift. Looks grand on display. Please ask any questions. We ship worldwide at cost prices all fully tracked. Many thanks for your interest.Condition:Superb quality box, Product Type:Writing Slopes, Style/ Period:Victorian, Product:Boxes, Age:1850-1899, Primary Material:Wood/ Woodenware, Sub-Type:Walnut, Product Sub-Type:Writing Boxes/ Slopes, Original/Repro:Original
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Writing Slope Large Antique Military Victorian Walnut And Brass. 1880's