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Lot 0014
A VICTORIAN BRASS MOUNTED ROSEWOOD MAHOGANY AND WALNUT VENEERED WRITING BOX, ENGLISH, CIRCA 1875, the interior opening to a sloped inset burgundy leather writing surface, above two lifting lid document storage spaces, fitted for encrier, pen and stamp storage, pen tray inscribed, "July 25th 1875," with green baize mounted bottom. Height: 5.50" Width: 12.00" Depth: 9.00"

Condition

Veneer cracking mostly on lid, shrinkage near joints and brass fittings, lockplate broken, latch catch broken, patina, mild surface wear, chips damage, stains, but overall in fair to good condition, wear commensurate with age and use.

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A VICTORIAN BRASS MOUNTED ROSEWOOD MAHOGANY AND WALNUT

Estimate $150 - $250May 18, 2019