1920s ART DECO Marbled CHERRY Red Bakelite 5 Pc Writing Desk Set,Ivory Green Bands Inlay, Wax Seal Never Engraved,Boxed Writing Set, Germany
FABULOUS 1920s Art Deco Writing Desk Set Bakelite Early plastic made in Germany, possibly by Galalith.
What a wonderful desk set, in flaming cherry red that is slightly marbled and has inlay of ivory and green-which has slight gold flecks-just stunning and screams of Art Deco era.
The pieces are marked: Germany, there are 5 pieces to this boxed set:
Wax Seal: 2.75 inches long
Wax Cutter: 5 inches long
Letter Opener: 6.5 inches long
Dip Pen Holder: 6.5 inches long
Pencil: 4 inches long
The set has its original half moon shaped boxed velvet and silk and the exterior of the box has a faux alligator finish, with ornate metal clasps. The box measures about 9 inches by 5 inches. It has seen better days and is time worn, but still wonderful to have the set in it's original box.
These sets are getting very difficult to find and when you do they are usually incomplete. This highly collectible set displays beautifully and would be a fantastic addition to other antique desk accessories.
A prize set to display on your desk, or add to your collection! Makes a beautiful unique gift!
We ship world wide and combine shipping!