A Fine & Small Late Georgian Mahogany Escritoire or Writing Desk in the manner of Gillows, the front veneered from a single sheet of flame mahogany, flanked by carved and moulded pilasters, with a concealed frieze drawer above the fall front revealing an interior with original leather & 4 drawers, one fitted for inkwells, all raised on plain turned feet. The lock of Bramah type, stamped GR crowned, for George IV, circa 1820-30
26 3/4" w
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Internal Ref: D1211
Height = 109 cm (43")
Width = 88 cm (35")
Depth = 43 cm (17")
About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in the Georgian period (1714 - 1837). At the time that this antique was being crafted, the first four Hanoverian kings of England: George I, George II, George III and George IV were successive Kings of England.