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Antique French Mahogany And Ormolu Mounted Writing Table


£2,850 | $3,795 USD | €3,229 EUR
Item Number: SA615750
Date of manufacture: 1900
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Burrells Antique Desks


A beautiful good quality French writing table (bureau plat )or desk made from well figured mahogany.
It has a lovely ‘breakfront’ outline all around with panelling and superb ormolu mounts.
This writing desk is fitted with two mahogany lined drawers each with with top quality cast ormolu handles.
And the drawers both lock simultaneously when the key is turned. The brass handle of the old key is of a “snake” design.
The desk stands on four tapering, square section legs terminating in turned feet.
The desk has recently benefited from traditional restoration including french and wax polishing and cleaning the ormolu.
It has been fitted a new black hide writing surface with gilt tooling with a band of mahogany with a breakfront and moulded edge.
This is a beautiful quality antique writing desk / table in excellent antique condition and can be used as a free standing piece in a room.
Width 43.5 inches - 111 cm
Depth 26.5 inches - 67 cm
Height to top 28.5 inches - 72 cm
Height of kneehole 23 inches - 59 cm
Specialists in beautifully restored antique desks, writing tables, library table and chairs.
We sympathetically restore our good quality antique office furniture using traditional skills to enhance its beauty and retain its value so it is ready to grace your home or work-space.
Internal Ref: SN770


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1900.


Height = 72 cm (28.3")
Width = 111 cm (43.7")
Depth = 67 cm (26.4")

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Burrells Antique Desks
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