Desk Box in Sapele with Figured Pomelle

This is a large sized desk box.  The box is made from a rich orange-brown Sapele.  It is constructed with visible through dovetails.  The lid panel includes a veneered section in a rich reddish-brown Pomelle which runs down the front and back of the box.

The interior of the base of the box is unlined showing a Sapele interior.

There are five trays in three layers,  each made from dark brown American Black Walnut and lined in a bright red hand woven silk.

A gloss finish in shellac and a brass lock completes the box.

Price: £ 1200.00 (for a similar box)

Size: 350 x 200 x 180 mm (approximately)

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  • exotic woods
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