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late c19th early c20th edwardian period mahogany ladies' writing table or 'bonheur du jour' style desk
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Late C19th /early C20th Edwardian period mahogany ladies' writing table or 'Bonheur du jour' style desk .

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: M Lees and Sons

Description

Late C19th/early C20th Edwardian period mahogany ladies' writing table or 'Bonheur du jour' style desk .
Neat mahogany Sheraton revival style writing table with satinwood cross-banding and string inlay . The frieze fitted with 2 drawers retaining original cast gilt brass handles . The writing surface with the original tooled green leather inset , though worn . Raised on square tapering legs fitted with brass castors .
The rear with fitted inkwell and pen drawers to either side with fiddle-back mahogany veneered concave lidded stationery compartments with galleried backs and inlaid flame-veneered ovals , in the manner of a "Carlton House" style desk .
Original throughout , wear to leather and some fading to polish .
H(overall) 36"
H (writing surface) 28.5"
W 36"
D 21"
England c. 1900
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early  ...show more description

Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Edwardian.

Dimensions

Height = 92 cm (36")
Width = 92 cm (36")
Depth = 53 cm (21")

This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase. The seller of the item was M Lees and Sons.

M Lees and Sons

Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
Worcester
WR1 2NB
United Kingdom
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www.leesantiquesworcester.com
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