***This antique is also available to buy at our Antique Shop in Eton. If you want to purchase the item from here (our website), prior to the purchase please contact us via phone +44 (0)1753 865447 and/ or complete an enquiry form click here. We can then confirm the antique’s availability.***
This is a writing slope, c.1860. The box measures: 40cm x 20cm and stands 15cm high. It is angle cut cross banded tulipwood with a Tunbridge ware inlay on the top and front, has an ebony and tulipwood interior with an original leather writing surface and original inks with secret drawers and a stationary rack to the front. It has also got a mother-of-pearl top and key escutcheon, with an original working lock and key. The is a super box very unusual quality secret drawers to the insides.
To see the item in its full glory please play our video below:
***This item is also available at Mostly Boxes our ‘Bricks and Mortar’ shop in Eton, if you wish to purchase please contact us via phone 01753 865447 or complete an enquiry form prior to purchase, to check its availability.***