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Antique English Traditional Lap Desk on Custom Stand
English mahogany lap desk, brass bound with inlaid brass stringing and brass presentation plaque. There are compartments for ink wells, writing instruments and paper. The custom stand, made approximately 30 years ago, is mahogany with fretwork under each corner. England, 1859 the leather surface within the lap desk is split and worn; the ink well is missing.
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacture1859
- Materials and Techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 24 in. x W 19.5 in. x D 10.25 in.H 60.96 cm x W 49.53 cm x D 26.04 cm
- Seller LocationHopewell, NJ
- Reference NumberLU919816432151
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