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Desktop Writing Stand

From the Collection of Anglesea and District Historical Society 5B McMillan Street Anglesea Victoria

Description
Timber desk stand on 4 button feet. Ebonised surround to top. Recessed pen trough. Two square-based glass inkwells with hinged brass lids. Central container with hinged lid. Calendar display at rear with sliding box opening at right-hand side. Writing surface with pigeon-holes above slides out at lower front. Brass escutheon and key to lock this compartment. Brass handles at sides (recessed).
Size
H220mm L400mm W290mm
Object Registration
00700
Keywords
writing desk stand
When Made
1869
Inscriptions & Markings
REGISTERED NOVr 19TH 1869
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:12AM