Our Stock # 18.6823 This is an antique writing slope. An English, oak travelling correspondence box, dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1910. Quality writing slope encased in superb stocks of oak Displays a desirable aged patina Select oak shows fine grain interest and medullary rays Brass and leather fittings of the highest order Opening from an attractive box into a generously sized correspondence slope The leather dressed lid interior replete with a set of writing tools Five-compartment letter rack sits alongside three small drawers with silvered pulls Tooled leather skiver in two parts, the upper opening for further storage Pair of Gothic revival taste drop handles to each side, over shaped backs Circular, working Brahma security lock to the front — key present Two glass ink wells situated within a fold-out tray with hidden compartment Shield shaped clasp to the skiver an attractive flourish This is a superb antique writing slope, with eye-catching oak and copious medullary rays. As useful today as it was 100 years ago, this is a fine example of Edwardian travelling convenience. Delivered waxed, polished and ready to delight. Dimensions: Max Width: 43cm (17'') Max Depth: 25cm (9.75'') Max Height: 29.5cm (11.5'') Extended Width: 43cm (17'') Extended Depth: 69cm (27.25'') Extended Height: 50.5cm (20'') Buy it now direct from the dealer here : Antique Writing Slope, English, Oak, Travelling Correspondence Box, Edwardian
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