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Box - French Navy Travel Writing Case In Walnut And Brass
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"Box - French Navy Travel Writing Case In Walnut And Brass"
Pretty travel writing case inlaid with walnut and inlaid brass at the corners and edges and on the top of the lid and at the level of the lock entrance. It is in very good condition, it was restored a few years ago (the leather was red very dark blue decorated with carving enhanced with gilding), very beautiful wood patina warm tones. Inside two compartments with letters and couriers, inside a hiding place contains 3 small drawers, to open the hatch, it is necessary to raise one side of the compartment of the inkwell (see photo). it has two crystal inkwells with a brass screw cap marked "improved safety" and adorned with an eagle. in addition a compartment with a watch movement (does not work) and a feathered compartment with a feather door and a mechanical pencil. The lock works. Its dimensions in cm: 45.5 x 26 (52 open) height 18.5 This article is also visible in my shop in Belz, in Morbihan in southern Brittany where you can if you wish, remove it. do not hesitate to contact me by mail or telephone (simple and fast) at: 06 50 08 97 17
Price:650 €
Period:19th century
Style:English Style
Condition : Très bon état

Material : Noyer
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