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Straw marquetery writing-desk ,to the Glory of Napoleon
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Period :
19th century
Provenance :
France
Medium :
Straw and wood
Dimensions :
L. 12.6 inch X l. 9.45 inch X H. 5.12 inch
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Straw marquetery writing-desk ,to the Glory of Napoleon

Box Writing case in straw marquetery, which presents on the front, a
cartouche including, exceptionally, the date "1813" surmounted
of the "Imperial Eagle

On the lid is a symbolic representation of Napoleon
as Roman emperor. His head crowned with laurels and bearing on his back the wings of the Eagle.
On his left, a woman lays on paper, for posterity, the story of the conquest of Rome "Assimilation of the Napoleonic Empire to the Roman Empire".
Inside the lid, representation of "Mamluks",
Elite fighting unit, forming the Imperial Guard of Napoleon.
Different scenes adorn the lids of the various compartments.

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