Early 20th Century Tortoiseshell & Silver Desk Set English, circa 1900 For Sale
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Early 20th Century Tortoiseshell & Silver Desk Set English, circa 1900

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Early 20th century tortoiseshell and silver desk set by maker William Comyns comprising of a stationary box and folder both in excellent conditions. The tortoiseshell has a translucent quality especially on the box lid & the shell has been curved to add to its form both pieces have their red silk interiors are in good condition. The silver overlay with a figurative pastoral scene is in excellent condition. Stationary box dimensions - Height 8” x width 11 1/2” x Depth 5 1/2” Stationary folder - Length 11 3/4” width 9” Depth 1”. Cites licence supplied if sold outside the UK.  

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  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions
    H 8 in. x W 11.5 in. x D 5.5 in.H 20.32 cm x W 29.21 cm x D 13.97 cm
  • Seller Location
    London, GB
  • Sold As
    Set of 2
  • Reference Number
    LU95349697863
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