A middle of the 19th century Victorian coromandel wood writing box or box desk.
The box has brass edges and line inlay and the interior has a purple velvet covered writing area with storage compartments for paper and pens.
The storage area under the writing board has a spring open secret compartment with two drawers.
The writing box is in good condition with a working lock and key. (Circa 1850)
Height 15.3cm (6 inches)
Width 40.5cm (15.9inches)
Depth 24.3cm (9.6inches)