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Victorian Burr Walnut Pop Up Davenport


£2,650 | $3,227 USD | €3,048 EUR
Item Number: SA783113
Date of manufacture: 1870
Current Status: For sale
Seller: John Howkins Antiques
This antique has been viewed 78 times in the past month with the most views from the United States.


A good quality Victorian burr walnut davenport. Often referred to as a Harlequin, Jack in the box, or Rise and Fall Davenport. The piano top fall lifts to reveal 2 burr walnut veneered drawers and a pull out and adjustable writing slope which retains the original gold tooled green leather writing surface. To the side is space for an ink well and pen tray. The right hand side drawer has a catch which when released allows the secret stationary compartment to rise on a weighted counterbalance . The top lifts over to reveal a three quarter raised gallery with a shaped boxwood stationary compartment. To the right side are 4 mahogany lined drawers with original turned knobs , brass locks and escutcheons with opposing dummy drawers . The base and top with wonderfully carved and pierced supports. The whole standing on turned feet with sunken castors. Superb condition and colour with working locks & keys. Delivery to most of U.K. mainland. Dimensions :- Height Open...42/ 107cm. Width..22.5/ 57cm. Depth..24/61cm.
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We will gladly provide a quote for delivery to any U.K Mainland address and we offer a full 7 day money back guarantee if you are unhappy with your purchase. (Less the delivery cost)
We accept payment by cheque or bank transfer.
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you require any further information on this item on 07770 311611 or 01508 498335.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1870.


Height = 107 cm (42.1")
Width = 57 cm (22.4")
Depth = 61 cm (24.0")

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John Howkins Antiques
The Grange
Hempnall Green
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