Wood, paper, ivory, glass
Overall: 9 1/4 x 7 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. ( 23.5 x 18.4 x 10.8 cm )
Wooden box with sliding lid fashioned to look like the front of a bookcase. Box lid, covered with print of a breakfront bookcase containing books, has broken scroll pediment. Interior of box has one vertical divider and a single drawer at the bottom. Drawer front covered with print of globes and books. Drawer is divided and contains small glass inkwell; ivory pull;a is the box; b is the lid; c is the drawer; d is the glass inkwell.
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