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A monumental coromandel ebony compendium table cabinet
of architectural form having turned and carved feet and handles. It
is profusely inlaid to the top and front with mother of pearl.
The compendium is the personal space for the owner and has a fully
fitted sewing tray complete with its original silver and bone thread spools, drawers
for jewelry, and a folding writing box.
Origin: UK ; Circa:
1850; Materials: .
Size: 38.5 cm wide by 29.5 cm by 41 cm:
15.2 inches wide
by 11.6 inches by 16.1 inches.
overall; working lock and key; see images
current list of available sewing boxes with prices.
current list of available writing boxes with prices.
current list of available jewelry boxes with prices.
current list of available tea caddies with prices.
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