Huge Victorian Burr-walnut,brass Bound Writing Box,circa1870 With Secret Drawers
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Huge Victorian Burr-walnut,brass Bound Writing Box,circa1870 With Secret Drawers:
Avery largeBurr-Walnut brass boundwriting box, dating to around 1870 & ingood restoredcondition.It has avery nicecolour & a very good patina, a very handsome box & much better in real life.
Thetimber isgood quality, as are the brass mounts&it has been fully restored a few years ago.It displays very well , weither open or closed & would make a wonderful gift.A goodvery impressive box& agreat shape ,it measuresapproxjust over 19 3/4" wide,7" tall &10"deep, it isa lovely box.It's a great size &is very well made & heavyfor it's size at well over 4Kg.Please remember this box is well over 100 years old not brand new,so it hastiny marks/ chips / scratchesetc from agebut that's what makes an antique & gives it such charm & character.
Please note the lock & keyareingood working order,the writing surface is not the originalleather butisin keeping -see pictures.Also this has been refinished with traditional french polish in the past ,it has also had some repairs to the veneer having been bought from an antique shop a few years ago by the lady I purchased it from at a very high cost due to the restoration.Just 99p start & , so good luck & happy offerding !!! Thanks for looking & please also take a look at oursale listings, all starting at 99p !!!