Rare Chinese Export Captains Lap Desk
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Directory: Antiques: Furnishings: Accessories: Boxes: Pre 1837 VR: item # 1153027
Please refer to our stock # 6915 when inquiring.
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
524 North Washington Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Rare Chinese Export Roll Top Lap Desk, Asian Hardwoods with ebony and brass mounts having single lower drawer that when opened reveals a fitted interior, sloped writing surface and "pop-up" storage compartment with tambour doors. Circa 1830.
Length 19", Depth 15"
*See Crossman, The ChinaTrade, color plate 96 (page 248) for another example.