159 – Antique pen and ink box made of very fine cut of rosewood with turned fruitwood handle and contra-foliate scrolling to the lid and with gadrooning all around the top edge.
There is a pull out side drawer with maker’s label. The drawer lining is mahogany. The quality of construction and timber are the best available. There are two matching crown inkwells.
English circa 1830
Maker: Dalton, London