Victorian Brass Bound Burr Walnut Writing Slope.
A wonderful example of a Victorian c.1870 brass bound and brass inlaid Burr Walnut Writing Slope with a fully working lock and tasselled key. Open the writing slope to reveal a coromandel interior, a releathered writing surface, two ink wells a nib slope and a pen slope with a section underneath.The writing slope has space for paperwork behind the back of the lid, and space underneath the writing surface where secret drawers are also located.
The box measures 41 x 25 and stands 17 cm high. A superb piece of Burr Walnut.