This exquisite 19th century Chinese travelling scribe's desk is a true work of art. Expertly carved with intricate details and mythical creatures, the desk is also adorned with elegant bamboo-style mouldings. Dating back to circa 1870, this desk showcases the remarkable craftsmanship of Chinese artisans from that era and is a prized addition to any collection. With its stunning high-quality carving and beautiful patina, this desk is in excellent condition, ready to be cherished for generations to come. There is a chip on one of the corners and the wood is quite marked but the desk still looks great.