Victorian brass inlaid rosewood lap desk.
A beautiful french c.1870 rosewood lap desk inlaid with brass borders and a brass inlaid ornate cartouche to the front.
Unfortunately the lock and key doesn’t work.
Open the box to reveal a pen compartment, a nib slope and a section to store an inkwell, it has a fruitwood interior, a green releathered wring surface with space for documents to the underneath.
The box measures 33 x 25and stands 10c cm high.