19th Century Anglo-Indian Lac-Engraved Bone Tabletop Accessory Box

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An intricate 19th century English Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam lac-engraved bone jewelry and tabletop box, in the form of a slant front desk, opening to reveal a writing surface supported by retractable lopers, multiple conforming drawers and cubbies, all above a single locked large drawer that opens only by removing a secret hidden wooden peg located on the interior.
Details
Place of Origin
Indian Export/England
Date of Manufacture
19th Century
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Sandalwood
Bone
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dimensions
10 in. H x 21.5 in. W x 10 in. D
25 cm H x 55 cm W x 25 cm D
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U120406920955
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1stdibs seller since 2011
Located in San Francisco, CA

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