On offer for sale is a very good looking, quality made circa 1870 lapdesk. Made from mahogany with brass inlaid decorations. Approximate dimensions 15 3/4 inches long by 9 1/2 inches wide and 6 1/4 inches high. Opens out to a writing slope with various compartments. Original leather writing surface with obvious signs of age, but still in good shape for it's age. There's a secret compartment which when opened reveals two cubby holes. Comes with it's key. The condition is good for it's age with normal signs of wear, usage marks, nicks to the wood here and there, minor cracks and minor repairs. This is a very attractive looking writing box, but please bear in mind this is a vintage item and will show normal signs of age as described. AIRMAIL DELIVERY TO ALL PARTS OF THE USA & PARTS OF CANADA WILL BE $40, & TO PARTS OF AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND WILL BE $75. ITEMS USUALLY ARRIVE QUITE QUICKLY. 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.