Elizabeth I Exeter writing slope

Circa 1580 - 1600
Exeter, Devon

W 23 3/4 × H 12 3/4 × D 19 1/4

Stock # Marh555


More information

Elizabeth I boarded and carved writing slope, typical of Exeter work. The superbly carved strap work chain rosette motifs, with initials S S and I S. A rare collectors piece. Hasp replaced with old hinge and lower drawers inside replaced, the upper drawers original.