Burr Walnut Writing slope with Original Plaque c.1885 SOLD
A truly lovely example of a writing slope made from burr walnut which really gives of the quality of the grain. The brass inlaid plaque on the lid indicates this writing slope was rewarded to Mr William for his remarkable services in the Army/Navy. It’s dated as 1885. The quality continues through out. The interior comprises of the writing area with the original leather. Contains area for writing materials and two glass ink wells. It has the secret drawers which are activate via one of the devisions. Comes with fully functioning lock and key. Collectors piece without a doubt.