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CIVIL WAR LAP DESK

Price: $295.00
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Prod. Code: PIR70

CIVIL WAR LAP DESK. 8" W, 11.5" L, 3.5" D. NICELY CONTRUCTED BOX, WITH ORIGINAL HINGES, LOCK AND SMALL KEY. STURDY OVERALL, AND FREE FROM CRACKS. LID WITH ORIGINAL PAINT, SIMPLY EDGE LINES, GOLD INITIALS "E. J." IN A DIAMOND, ON EITHER SIDE OF GOLD PAINTED SCROLL. INSIDE FRONT WOULD HAVE HELD PENS/PENCILS, AND TWO COMPARTMENTS FOR INK BOTTLES. WRITING SURFACE STILL HAS PURPLE VELVET SURFACE INTACT, JUST WORN FROM AGE. EACH SECTION OPENS, TO HAVE HELD STATIONARY. CLOSURE TAB FOR UPPER COMPARTMENT STILL INTACT, AS WELL AS PULL TAB FOR LOWER COMPARTMENT. NICE LOOK OVERALL.