To send a message simply fill out the form below.
Enquiry from Online Galleries regarding "19th Century French Kingwood Lap Desk"
|If you do NOT want to receive newsletters from us regarding the antiques trade, please UNCHECK this box.|
To send this page to a friend, fill out the form below..
Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
A 19th century French kingwood veneered and brass edged lady's lap desk.
The desk is quarter veneered and cross banded in kingwood with a brass edge.
The domed top lifts open to a storage area with a pair of glass inkwells with silver plated tops and a lidded pen tray.
The sloping top folds open to a red leather writing surface that has a stationery storage compartment underneath.
The interior surfaces are veneered in birds eye maple and the box has a working lock and key.
The desk is in good condition, the leather writing surface is a replacement. (Circa 1870)
Height 10cm (3.9 inches)
Width 30.7cm (12 inches)
Depth 24cm (9.4 inches)
Graham Smith Antiques
Newcastle upon Tyne
Tyne & Wear