Mahogany Cased Architects Drawing & Measuring Implement Set Antique Victorian c1890

Albert BUTTIGIEG

NPA13240.n

A handsome drawing  set encased in a rich flamed Mahogany with a vacant cut brass cartouche inlaid to the top to the top and a shield shaped escutcheon to the front housing. The interior is fully fitted with blue velvet housing a variety of drawing tools in polished Steel, Bone and Ebony and Brass with original covered panel to the lidded interior.
The removable tray is in excellent condition. the original tabs are still present but are torn. The recessed base to the tray is covered with velvet, all free of tears and stains. All of the instruments in the tray are believed to be original, all fit the recesses perfectly and all are in extremely good condition.

Dimensions 19.5 x 4.3 x 12.5 cm or 7.6 x 1.6 x 4.9 inches
Weight 525.3 grams or 337.8 pennyweight