Writing case with inlay and interior - Napoleon III - Thuya - Second half 19th century

Description
Writing case with inlay and interior - Napoleon III - Thuya - Second half 19th century
France

Thuya wood veneered writing box with inlay of brass, rosewood, and mother-of-pearl. The rosewood glued interior has various compartments, two ink jars and a red leather writing area. Includes the key and a working lock.

In good condition. On the lid, two pieces of veneer are of later date. Overall some minor restorations and damage. The small lid must be pushed firmly to close the box. Please see the photos, they are part of the description.

This lot will be shipped via registered mail.

Lot details
Object
Writing case with inlay and interior
Material
Thuya
Style
Napoleon III
Estimated Period
Second half 19th century
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
10.5×33.5×26.7 cm
Weight
2485 g
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