A George III mahogany knife box converted for letters
A George III mahogany knife box converted for letters. With a serpentine front and a sloping hinged cover decorated with marquetry and parquetry inlayed navettes, opening to reveal a compartmentalised letter rack, the reverse incorporated with a hidden draw. 14.6 in (37 cm) height, 8.5 in (21.5 cm) width, 10.6 in (27 cm) depth.
Auction Date: March 2015