Anglo-Indian quill lap desk, circa 1900.
Constructed with ebonized hard woods, porcupine quills and bone dot inlay.
Inlays of natural and stained ivory flower garlands. The interior has a panel that has
MATURA spelled out in bone dot inlay.
Minor loss to the quills and inlay, consistent with wear and use.
15” by 10 1/4”, 5” high.