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Antique William 1v Oak Pedestal Desk Circa 1840

Status: This item has been sold
Sold by: Burrells Antique Desks


This large (60” wide) antique desk has been made from oak carefully selected for its beautiful figuring.
The desk has recently been professionally restored using traditional methods and material to enhance its beauty.
It has been French polished and wax polished which has brought out the colour and the figuring of the timber.
The top is fitted with an antique style burgundy leather writing surface with gilt and blind tooling to the border.
This is surrounded by a band of well figured oak with a “thumb moulded’ edge.
The top is fitted with three drawers and each of the pedestals has three draws.
All drawers have oak linings with the original brass locks and key.
The drawer fronts have ogee mouldings and turned wooden knobs.
The the desk come apart in three sections, top and pedestals, for ease of transportation.
The pedestals also have plinth bases with hidden brass casters for ease of movement.
This very attractive antique desk is in good condition and ready to be used in home study or office.
Width: 60 inches - 153cm
Depth: 32 inches - 81cm
Height: 30.5 inches - 77cm
Height of knee-hole: 24 inches - 61cm
Width of knee-hole: 24 inches - 61cm
We specialise in good quality antique desks, writing / library tables and chairs. We sympathetically restore our furniture using traditional methods and ship world-wide to your door. We are happy to answer any queries you may have. For a no-obligation shipping quote just send your delivery address. We look forward to hearing from you!
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1850.


Height = 77 cm (30.3")
Width = 153 cm (60.2")
Depth = 81 cm (31.9")

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Burrells Antique Desks
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143 Chester Road South,
DY10 1XB
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(Near Junction 5 of M5 and Junction 1 of M42)

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