David Foord-Brown Antiques

Fine 18th Century & early 19th Century English Furniture, Porcelain & Old Sheffield Plate Silver

SILVER PLATED VICTORIAN DESK COMPENDIUM. CIRCA 1880

Description:

A GOOD QUALITY VICTORIAN SILVER PLATED DESK COMPENDIUM, CIRCA 1880.

A finely made & beautifully engraved presentation piece, comprising a desk tray with a pierced and engraved gallery raised on four hoof feet, and containing removable elements including two cut glass and mounted ink bottles and a pen tray, and a scalloped shaped and engraved letter/paper rack. Engraved with Latin inscriptions & bearing the motto and seal for St. Andrews College (Sctlands first University)

Origin: English

Circa:1880

Height: 10.5 in. (27 cm.) | Width: 15 in. (38 cm.) | Depth: 8.75in. (22 cm.)

Price: £2,850

Stock Ref: A10399

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David Foord-Brown & Sean Barry
David Foord-Brown Antiques
3 Bank Buildings, High Street, Cuckfield, West Sussex. RH17 5JU, United Kingdom
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