Superb Victorian Burr-walnut, Brass Bound Writing Box,circa1870 Fab Condition.
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Superb Victorian Burr-walnut, Brass Bound Writing Box,circa1870 Fab Condition.:
Avery largeBurr-Walnut brass boundwriting box, dating to around 1870 & insuperb condition.It has afantastic colour & a very good patina, a very handsome box & much better in real life.
Thetimber is of the finest quality, as are the brass mounts& lift this box way above the norm.It displays very well , weither open or closed & would make a wonderful gift.A goodvery impressive box& agreat shape ,it measuresapprox19 3/4" wide,7 1/4" tall &just under 10"deep, it isa lovely box.It's a great size &is very well made & heavyfor it's size at well over 5Kg.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 & keyaretop quality & ingood working order,the writing surface is the originalleather butis a little tired now-see pictures.Also this has been refinished with traditional french polish , as the surface was badley marked.Thanks for looking & please also take a look at oursale listings, all starting at 99p !!!