Portable Desk

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-312172

Description

Wooden portable desk with a lacquered finish and a mother of pearl inlay. Interior writing surface with a felt inlay. Surface is hinged to the spine and can be lifted to expose a storage compartment. There are three additional storage compartments and a glass inkwell.

Details

Descriptive Terms

portable desks
wood (plant material)
mother of pearl
lacquering
felt (textile)
Desk, Portable
Desk, Portable

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1978.98