Victorian Lacquered Papier-Mâché Lap Desk with Gilt Accents and Abalone Inlay
|Marks||No Discernible Maker’s Mark|
|Period||Mid-19th Century, Late 19th Century|
- Please note, EBTH follows CITES regulations with regard to the sale of abalone; bidding must be reserved to bidders within the United States of America, excluding California.
- breaks and chips with losses throughout; warping to lid; cracks and wood splits; missing key; cracking and losses to abalone inlay; wear and craquelure to finish; hinges are broken off; tears to leather desk cover; dust residue.