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Tunbridge Ware banded Writing Box, England - circa 1870

Lot reference 13056951

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Tunbridge Ware banded writing slope, made with lovely figured walnut veneer wood and cross banded intricately with a range of different types of wood. Very attractive grain, brass plaque and escutcheon. Inside, the box is fitted with lovely green leather. Both storage areas beneath the writing platform are in fine condition. The office section comprises of the original dished pen tray with storage space beneath and two compartments on both sides. The box has a working lock and key, but not fully locking. There are some scratches and dents to the surface and veneer missing in places, please see the photos, otherwise in a very good condition. Measurement s 36 x 22 x 14.5cm.

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    nenettes December 23, 2017

  • Jar is excellent in excellent shape, and lovely. Sent quickly and packed well. I was surprise that it came with a lid since that wasn't picture, but I assume it was included although it was repaired.

    Tomppaseni December 21, 2017

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