Antique letter writing lap travel Desk Box hand painted Victorian for sale
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Antique letter writing lap travel Desk. Hand painted diamond trim and faux burl wood decoration. Gilt paint cartouche on top with no initials. Writing of one owner Ruby Fitzgerell, Feb 25, 1894 and name card of another owner maybe original owner glued to wood, "Master Allen Fitzgerrell, Winnebago City, Minnes". Maybe this was passed from father to daughter at one time in 1894? No key, scratches and wear due to age and use. Old glue and fabric repair to hinge. Tight crack to bottom. 12" by by 4" Please look at photos and ask questions. have been careful to describe any flaws on this piece.
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