Lot 385: Antique Mahogany Writing Desk
December 3, 2016
St. Louis, MO, USALive Auction
Antique Mahogany Writing Desk
boulle marquetry and ebonized surface with ormolu surmounting all front edges. The lift top, fold over sections open to reveal a fitted interior. The fold over writing surface inlaid with an ornate brass and silver cartouche, engraved Mary, June 12, 1860. Height 7 3/4 inches, width 15 inches, depth 11 3/4 inches
Condition: Very minor surface wear, some brass inlay missing.