19th Century Rectangular Shaped Ebony And Ivory Inlaid Desk
Item # 3152
A handsome and elegant Italian 19th century ebony and ivory inlaid desk. The four impressive tapering fluted turned legs end by topie shaped supports and joined by an ivory filet inlaid 'H' shaped stretcher with curved sides. The straight apron above has a large drawer at the front and is decorated by a very attractive ivory reserve of stylized scrolling floral spray throughout. The moulded edged top has an attractive ebony border with central ivory inlaid reserves of a satyr mask amidst foliage and rosette at each corner. The top has a fitted tooled red leather.