Sterling-mounted Alligator-covered Desk Blotter, late 19th century, the alligator leather folio with Gorham sterling Rococo Revival scrolled and pierced corners, front cover with entwined monogram, lg. 12 in.
the alligator formerly green, now faded brown to front cover, with some green retained to back cover, and to interior covers. minor age and usage wear. some tarnish.