Burr Walnut Desk Top Writing Box c.1870.


  • £495.00
  • €548 Euro
  • $666 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Burr Walnut Desk Top Writing Box c.1870.

Beautiful 19th.c. walnut writing box c.1870. Lockable cabinet opening to reveal a lovely fitted interior with a calender display (which lifts out with space below) over a graduated rack for stationery descending to an ink stand with original glass bottles and pen shelf. Sliding white glass tablet for notes inside the right hand door, the left has a couple of brass stays to hold papers. With a slim drawer in the base which is locked when the cabinet is closed. Highly figured burr walnut veneers laid in a symmetrical pattern across the front. Solid walnut back, sides and interior. Damage to the glass slide otherwise excellent condition with original key, locks, hinges and calender cards. Cleaned and waxed in our workshops.


  • H: 37cm (14.5in)
  • W: 39cm (15.5in)
  • D: 30cm (12in)



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Conwy Road
Llandudno Junction
North Wales
LL31 9LU
United Kingdom


Owner Nicky Collinge runs Collinge Antiques, has been dealing in antiques for over 30 years.

They are based in a large warehouse showroom in Llandudno Junction, North Wales, where they have an extensive and ever changing stock of genuine antiques.

As well as furniture from Georgian to Edwardian periods, and a special interest in Welsh pieces, they regularly deal in clocks, barometers, glass, silver, mirrors, militaria, paintings, bronzes, porcelain and have even sold vintage motorbikes and tractors!

Showrooms open Monday-Saturday, 9am-5.30pm and Sundays and Bank Holidays, 10.30am-4pm

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