Antique Clerks Writing Desk, English, Victorian, Mahogany Tall Bureau Circa 1870
Our Stock # 18.5163
This is an antique clerk's desk, an English, Victorian, mahogany, tall bureau dating to circa 1870.
- Delightful russet tones to the rich, dark mahogany
- Grain interest and a desirable aged patina
- Back in good order - ideal for centre room placement
- Raised on square section legs with chamfered inner corners
- Single, mahogany lined, dovetailed, frieze drawer
- Dressed with the original, swan neck, brass drop handles
- Desk writing slope features a brass lock escutcheon and lock, key absent
- High, turned, spindled gallery to the rear in classical form
- Of quality craftsmanship with a wax polished finish
- Slope lifts easily and rest upon the gallery
- Inside a large recess offering voluminous storage
- Before a suite of five arched cubby holes with a pair of drawers over
A super example of an antique clerk's writing desk. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.
Max Width: 69cm (27.25'')
Max Depth: 58cm (22.75'')
Max Height: 122cm (48'')
Desk Height at Front: 94.5cm (37.25'')
Knee Clearance: 68cm (26.75'')
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