English Brass-Bound Mahogany Lap Desk on Stand
English, 19th century. A brass-bound mahogany lap desk, having a hinged slant lid, and fitted interior with velvet-lined writing slope, on a later stand; oah. 23.5 in., box ht. 5.5, wd. 17.5, dp. 9.5 in.
Provenance: Property from the Estate of Herbert Stanley Cain, Cincinnati, OH
Interior writing slope is warped. Newer brass hinges. Scratches to surface.