Georgian mahogany campaign or traveling writing box

Georgian mahogany campaign or traveling writing box
The box with brass bound corners, the base with a single drawer with brass fold flat handle, the top opens to a velvet writing slope with mahogany cross banding, the top with compartments for pens and ink (no ink pots), both sides of the slope open, the top section with a secret compartment, a wooden catch removes a panel to reveal 3 small drawers
English, circa 1800
19.5cm H, 52.5cm W, 26.5cm D.

Externally very clean, a light stain to top, brass plaque not engraved. Internally the velvet appears contemporary, with some marks and a bit wrinkled. It would respond well to restoration.

C12284

£225.00

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