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Victorian Brass-bound and Inlaid Burl Walnut Lap Desk

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3234B
Lot:
586
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Brass-bound and Inlaid Burl Walnut Lap Desk, England, late 19th century, curved lid opens to fitted interior, brass, ebony, and mother-of-pearl-inlaid fall front opens to velvet writing surface, calamander-veneered bottom, ht. 3 3/4, wd. 13 3/4, dp. 10 in.
Estimate $200-300

Fabric probably replaced.


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United Kingdom, Art genres, Calamander, Decorative arts, Ebony, Furniture, Inlay, Lap desk, Metalworking, Visual arts

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