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Earl & Countess Asprey Boulle Desk Set

£6,850.00

An impressive seven-piece Boulle Desk set from a Royal household, the "Earl & Countess of Guilford" who lived at the Mansion House, Waldershare Park. This wonderful boulle desk set comprising of a pair of photo frames, blotter, inkstand, letter scales,... Read More

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An impressive seven-piece Boulle Desk set from a Royal household, the “Earl & Countess of Guilford” who lived at the Mansion House, Waldershare Park. This wonderful boulle desk set comprising of a pair of photo frames, blotter, inkstand, letter scales, stationery box, blotter book and pot.

One of the pair of photo frames is marked “Vickery Regent St.”
The blotter has a green baize underside. Unmarked
The inkstand has two removable glass inkwells and separate liners. Unmarked
The letter scales come complete with various brass counterweights. Marked to the back “Asprey”
The stationery box has a light green patterned silk lined interior. Leather bottom marked “Mappin & Web” Inside has postcards from “The Mansion house and Mews” as well as “The Kennels” and other paperwork. Comes with a fully functional lock & tasselled key.
The scales and small pot are marked “Asprey London”.

These wonderful luxurious desk sets were made for high retail establishments such as Asprey, hence the mixture of makers & retailers of this wonderful set.

All our items come with an authentication certificate with image, care instructions and separate invoice for insurance purposes. On top of this our items come with 14-day no-quibble money-back guarantee and are all fully insured for when shipping.

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