This diminutive antique intarsia tray table top was beautifully hand fashioned inlaid with rare kingwood and satinwood. It has a small, brass gallery around the back and sides of the tray. Crafted with fine marquetry inlay, it features a an open book, writing quill pen and inkwell, with a satinwood and ebony border. It is both a decorative and useful accessory.
Late 19th/early 20th century
Width 16 Depth 9 Height 1.5 inches
Note: slight rippling to the veneer work on outer border.