On offer for sale is a very handsome looking Victorian era rosewood lapdesk or writing box dating to circa 1870. This is a large size box, approximate dimensions 22 1/8 inches long by 11 1/8 inches wide and 7 3/8 inches high. The condition is good for it's age with some very minor age cracks and other minor usage and wear marks. All brass hardware in original condition, could be polished, but I think it looks great just as it is with it's natural patina. Opens out to reveal a large writing surface, approx. dim. when opened 22 inches by 22 3/4 inches. The slope opens to reveal further storage space. Small repair around the securing clasp. A short rod pulls out to enable the full length drawer to be opened. Comes with two original keys. Brass recessed carry handles on either end of the box. This is a very attractive piece. Please bear in mind this is a vintage item which is over a hundred years old and will show normal signs of age such age wear and usage marks, minor age blemishes and minor old repairs. AIRMAIL DELIVERY TO ALL PARTS OF THE USA & PARTS OF CANADA WILL BE $55, & TO PARTS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND WILL BE $85. ITEMS USUALLY ARRIVE WITHIN JUST A FEW DAYS. This will be very well packaged to ensure it's safe arrival. Payment can be with paypal from customers with CONFIRMED PAYPAL ACCOUNTS. Collection in person is not available, this item must be mailed to a verified address. Please email with any questions and thanks for looking in today.
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