A mid 19th century Anglo Indian ebony, quill and ivory desk top book stand.
The book stand has an ebony base and top rail that are finely inlaid with ivory, along with ivory front and back pillars, finials and bun feet.
The back and sides are made up from 55 porcupine quills.
This very decorative book stand is in very good original condition. (Circa 1850)
Height 15.5cm (6.1 inches)
Width 43cm (16.9 inches)
Depth 19cm (7.5 inches)
Registered as exempt under the Ivory Act 2018 – Submission Number: QMVZCA62
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