Splendid Victorian Campaign Walnut & Brass Writing Slope Box With Secret Drawers
A really lovely Victorian Circa 1890 writing slope box with a secret drawer, these were often known as campaign slopes as they were used in military conflicts of that period. It is In figured Walnut with a fab grain throughout the box and a deep waxed finish, it has brass corner and edges and a brass vacant tablet to the lid which repeats around the key escutcheon. It comes with original keys to lock away those personal items you may have. On the inside the skivers are the original black / gold tooled leather. It does come with one inkwell bottle A/F. The secret drawers are only accessible by slightly lifting the left hand side of the inkwell compartment , this springs open a secret panel to reveal the drawers. A genuine antique box now a staggering 100+ years old and has survived in lovely condition too with just the odd age imperfection which is to be expected. Makes really nice display box as well as a usable writing desk.... Relined on the underside for furniture protection... The item "Splendid Victorian Campaign Walnut & Brass Writing Slope Box With Secret Drawers" is in sale since Saturday, February 13, 2021.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Writing Slopes". The seller is "theoriginaldeal" and is located in Leeds. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.
- Product Type: Writing Slopes
- Style/ Period: Victorian
- Product: Boxes
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Wood / brass
- Antique: Yes
- Sub-Type: Walnut
- Product Sub-Type: Writing Boxes/ Slopes
- Original/Repro: Original