Thuja gnarl wood-veneered writing kit, Late 19th Century


Thuja gnarl wood-veneered writing kit with brass and ebonized wood threading. Fitted with two pull-up fronts ornated with stylized cartouches with inlaid brass and mother of pearl decoration forming scrollwork and beaded frieze, concealing a Brazilian wood writing surface inset with blue velvet, one pen slot and three compartments. Comprising one small glass ink well with silver-plated mounting.

Late 19th Century

Height: 9 cm (3-1/2 in.) - Width: 28 cm (11 in.) - Depth: 24,5 cm (9-1/2 in.)

Few losses on brass and missing key

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013110929