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Early 19th Century Mahogany Escritoire

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Martlesham Antiques

This antique has been viewed 17 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.


A superb quality early 19th Century mahogany escritoire, with ormolu beading running underneath the top along the sides and front, the front of the cabinet having a mahogany lined frieze drawer with ormolu mounts either side, the drop down fall opening to reveal a wonderful fitted interior with various drawers and compartments, the drop down fall also acts as a writing slope which is lined with a black leather writing surface which is decorated with blind tooling, flanked either side are columns with lovely quality ormolu mounts at the top, the bottom of the escritoire having three long graduated mahogany lined drawers with lion mask handles, supported on bold carved giltwood lion paw feet. Circa 1820.

43 x 16 x 60 1/2 high

110cms x 41cms x 154cms high
Martlesham Antiques is a family run business and has been trading since 1984. Located in Suffolk just outside Woodbridge, Martlesham Antiques is run from a spacious thatched cottage housing nine large showrooms with a vast adjacent car park.
Specialising in 18th and 19th Century furniture, together with creating custom hand-made furniture which is supplied to various interior designers, trade and the retail market. Every piece on the showroom floor is in excellent condition and ready to go straight into the buyers home or premises.
All of Martlesham Antiques furniture is hand polished by their own French polishers and restorers to a very high standard. We are also a member of LAPADA, the association of art and antiques.


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 154 cm (60.6")
Width = 110 cm (43.3")
Depth = 41 cm (16.1")

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Martlesham Antiques
The Thatched Roadhouse
Main Rd
IP12 4RJ
United Kingdom

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