Antique Vintage Style Folding Document Writing Slope Wood Lap Desk Slate Box. 11 1/2" x 8 1/4" Wide x 3 1/2 High 5 lbs. Charming and creative reproduction antique fold out lap writing desk with a assortment of storage areas and distressed finish.
This piece has a wood panel with a chalk board surface. Early pieces may have had a fragile heavy slate in its place. Pieces like this were used as portable desks throughout the 18th and 19th century for war and travel by men and women alike. This piece flips open exposing a large compartment that also flips open. The inkwell compartment sizes vary so please contact me about the size....
Note it also has a small center compartment between the inkwell locations. We specialize in high quality reproduction antiques. Many of these reproductions were inspired by actual antiques and can be found in many antique reference books.
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If we can be of any assistance to you please let us know! The item "Antique Vintage Style Folding Document Writing Slope Wood Lap Desk Slate Box" is in sale since Saturday, June 3, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Boxes".The seller is "earlyhomedecor" and is located in Pensacola, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.