Antique Writing Slope, Bramah Lock, Victorian, Mechi London, C.1840

Antique Writing Slope, Bramah Lock, Victorian, Mechi London, C.1840

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This is an antique writing slope in mahogany with Bramah lock, an English, Victorian slope by renowned maker with Royal connections, John Joseph Mechi, dating to the early 19th century circa 1840.

A superior piece of quality craftsmanship
Warm russet hues to the select mahogany
Grain interest with a desirable aged patina
Vacant inlaid brass cartouche to the top

Fitted with a quality working Bramah lock and flush cabin handles to the sides
Opening the slope reveals a baized slope with stationery compartments behind
Shaped, inlaid brass escutcheons with working locks and keys
Leather pulls to access document safes beneath where the maker's label is found

A silver topped ink well features a twist lock lid preventing spills in transit
A removable pen tray, one lidded and two vacant compartments
A delightful pin lock releases the external drawer
Visible shaped brass strapping and quality hinges add to the appeal

A splendid example of an antique writing slope. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

Dimensions:
Max Width: 50.5cm (20'')
Max Depth: 28cm (11'')
Max Height: 19cm (7.5'')

We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques.
We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote.
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Our Ref: 18.5728

Width: 50.5 cm
Height: 19.0 cm
Depth: 28.0 cm

Estimated Time: Less than one week

We ship to the U.K. and internationally every week. Deliveries take approximately ten to fifteen working days to arrive at your door from receipt of order. We hand deliver most of our U.K. orders. Internationally, our price includes our specialist packing service and all pre-shipment paperwork. We ship with all the major carriers; FedEx, UPS, DHL etc and shipments are fully tracked and insured.

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This item will be shipped from Hele, United Kingdom.
If you want to save on delivery costs, this item is available for collection.
We offer a 14-day return policy. Please check our conditions.

Condition: Used

Wear Condition: Good

Date of Manufacture: c.1830

Place of Origin: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Material: mahogany

Period: 19th Century

Listed by: Ian_f65b

This seller is VAT registered.

SKU: 96482836

This is an antique writing slope in mahogany with Bramah lock, an English, Victorian slope by renowned maker with Royal connections, John Joseph Mechi, dating to the early 19th century circa 1840.

A superior piece of quality craftsmanship
Warm russet hues to the select mahogany
Grain interest with a desirable aged patina
Vacant inlaid brass cartouche to the top

Fitted with a quality working Bramah lock and flush cabin handles to the sides
Opening the slope reveals a baized slope with stationery compartments behind
Shaped, inlaid brass escutcheons with working locks and keys
Leather pulls to access document safes beneath where the maker's label is found

A silver topped ink well features a twist lock lid preventing spills in transit
A removable pen tray, one lidded and two vacant compartments
A delightful pin lock releases the external drawer
Visible shaped brass strapping and quality hinges add to the appeal

A splendid example of an antique writing slope. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

Dimensions:
Max Width: 50.5cm (20'')
Max Depth: 28cm (11'')
Max Height: 19cm (7.5'')

We offer a 100% satisfaction guarantee with all of our antiques.
We ship worldwide with professional packing and attractive rates – please send us your post / zip code and country for a quote.
Free delivery to most of the U.K. – Please send us your post code for confirmation.
Deliveries taking on average ten working days to arrive at your door from receipt of payment.
Please contact us if you require any further information - we are here to help.

Our Ref: 18.5728

Width: 50.5 cm
Height: 19.0 cm
Depth: 28.0 cm

Estimated Time: Less than one week

We ship to the U.K. and internationally every week. Deliveries take approximately ten to fifteen working days to arrive at your door from receipt of order. We hand deliver most of our U.K. orders. Internationally, our price includes our specialist packing service and all pre-shipment paperwork. We ship with all the major carriers; FedEx, UPS, DHL etc and shipments are fully tracked and insured.

UK MAINLAND – Mostly free of charge.
Excluding Highlands & Islands of Scotland, Northern Ireland, Isle of Man, Isles of Scilly, Jersey & Guernsey and remote areas – please let us know your post code to confirm.

EUROPE – We offer VERY competitive rates.
Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden.

USA & CANADA – We offer VERY competitive rates.

RUSSIA – We apologise we can not ship to Russia at this time but you are welcome to arrange your own courier service. We will support you with any details required.

REST OF THE WORLD – Please let us know your country and area code and we will find the most competitive rate for you.

This item will be shipped from Hele, United Kingdom.
If you want to save on delivery costs, this item is available for collection.
We offer a 14-day return policy. Please check our conditions.

Condition: Used

Wear Condition: Good

Date of Manufacture: c.1830

Place of Origin: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Material: mahogany

Period: 19th Century

Listed by: Ian_f65b

This seller is VAT registered.