Antique Bureau, Mahogany, English, Georgian, Desk, Secret Compartments, c.1780
Our Stock # 18.5225
This is an antique bureau in mahogany. An English, Georgian desk featuring secret compartments, dating to circa 1780.
- Quality craftsmanship in polished mahogany
- Good consistent colour and grain interest throughout
- Generous and comfortable working height to the fitted desk interior
- Raised on ogee bracket feet so typical of the late Georgian era
- Drawers arranged: 3 over 3, graduated
- A pair of narrow loper drawers withdraw to support the fall
- Drawers dressed with solid, cast brass drop handles and keyhole linings, key absent
- The locking fall opens to reveal fitted interior desk space
- The locking central cupboard with secret slides to either side
- Two shaped waterfall drawers either side flanking two further drawers beneath cubbies
- The drawers dressed with pulls and slide smoothly
A fine and practical example with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.
Max Width: 99cm (39'')
Max Depth: 57cm (22.5'')
Max Height: 106.5cm (42'')
Desk Width: 92cm (36.25'')
Desk Depth: 62cm (24.5'')
Desk Height: 79cm (31'')
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