Mid-19th century. A Vizagapatam-style lap desk in sandalwood with ivory veneer, decorated with intricate floral and foliate bands, opening to an ivory-lined felt writing surface and multiple compartments, with an exterior lower drawer; ht. 4.75, wd. 15.75, dp. 9.75 in.
Cracks and losses to veneer, large pieces present. Folding surface is loose. Lower drawer warped, difficult to open.
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