A Burgundy Leather Bound Writing Box

H: 4.5 in / 11 cm  |  W: 15 in / 38 cm  |  D: 11 in / 28 cm


A Burgundy Leather Bound Writing and Stationery Box

Of the very highest quality, the carcass constructed from Cuban flame mahogany; the lockplate of shaped elliptical escutcheon form (and bearing stamps to the interior, 'London' & 'RS'), and housing an inset carrying handle; the gilt tooled Morocco leather interior houses a stationery division, the lower section opening to reveal a fitted interior with writing implements; to the left, a pencil tray, and a self-sealing inkwell marked with the patent of ‘H. Webster, London’.
Circa 1850

REF No. 9355

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