Bookstand, XVIII, Tuscan manufacturer

Four-armed bookstand. The supporting arms of the bookstand, forming a cross, are flexible thanks to two moving disks. The four arms are decorated with engravings of stylised leaves. The ends of the supporting arms are decorated with a spiral ornament. Engraved wooden bolts link the two pairs of shafts. The supporting surface of the bookstand is made of sheepskin. 

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