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Rare Chinese Export Captains Lap Desk

Rare Chinese Export Captains Lap Desk

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Directory: Antiques: Furnishings: Accessories: Boxes: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1153027

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Rare Chinese Export Roll Top Lap Desk, Asian Hardwoods with ebony and brass mounts having single lower drawer that when opened reveals a fitted interior, sloped writing surface and "pop-up" storage compartment with tambour doors. Circa 1830.

Length 19", Depth 15"

*See Crossman, The ChinaTrade, color plate 96 (page 248) for another example.