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Brass-bound Campaign Lap Desk on Stand

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
794A
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Brass-bound Campaign Lap Desk on Stand, England, 19th century, camphorwood case opens to reveal felt-lined interior with pen slot, ink bottle, and compartment, writing surface lifts to reveal vacant compartment, later stand with stretcher base, with stand ht. 20 3/4, wd. 24 3/4, dp. 12 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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United Kingdom, Antiques, Desks, Furniture, Lap desk, Microsoft Surface, Pens, Writing implements

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