CHINA TRADE HARDWOOD PORTABLE LAP DESK, EARLY NINETEENTH CENTURY.Est. $200-$300
Sold: $120 ($100)
The hinged rectangular top with brass inlay, opening to a calico-covered accordion document file, compartments for writing instruments and further opening to form a velvet-lined writing surface, lifting to reveal a well with three small drawers. Height 8 inches, width 20 ¼ inches, depth 12 ¼ inches.