A REGENCY BRASS MOUNTED ROSEWOOD DESK CORRESPONDENCE BOX (4440411)

A REGENCY BRASS MOUNTED ROSEWOOD DESK CORRESPONDENCE BOX (4440411)

c. 1815 England

Offered by Ronald Phillips Ltd

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A very fine quality and unusual early 19th century brass mounted desk correspondence box, having a hinged locked lid with two letter slots with brass plaques engraved answered and unanswered respectively with a flush fitting lifting handle to the centre, above a cross veneered frame with brass stringing and pierced brass panels to all four sides, lined in a beige fabric on the inside.

Note: Brass mounted letter boxes are very rare. Most correspondence boxes of this period are made solely of rosewood, sometimes with brass line.

Price: £10,000-£50,000
Dimensions
Height 14.00 cm (5.51 inches)
Width 24.20 cm (9.53 inches)
Depth 18.50 cm (7.28 inches)
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Ronald Phillips Ltd
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