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SA835267

Antique English Edwardian Mahogany & Leather Cylinder Office Roll Top Desk (circa 1910)

Price

£1,295 | $1,635 USD | €1,487 EUR
Item Number: SA835267
Date of manufacture: 1910
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Yolanda Gray Antiques
This antique has been viewed 33 times in the past month with the most views from Germany.

Description

This is a fine quality antique Edwardian lady’s solid mahogany and green leather marquetry inlaid cylinder desk, circa 1910, in excellent original condition.

Summary:
• Circa: 1910
• Period: Edwardian
• Provenance: England, UK
• Wood: Mahogany
• “D” shaped cylindrical top
• 2ft 6” wide
• Inlaid pediment / gallery
• Decorative marquetry satinwood & olivewood inlay
• Satinwood banding to whole of desk
• Sliding / pullout writing base
• Dark green leather skiver
• 5 internal pigeon holes
• 1 internal drawer
• Original working locks & key (cylinder)
• Original brass knobs
• Hand dovetailed mahogany drawer linings
• Fine tapered leg with string inlay
• Original castors & brass collars
• Completely original
• Original polish & patination
• Free delivery to England, Wales & southern Scotland*
• Free 14 days UK returns policy

Description:
This is a fine quality antique Edwardian lady’s solid mahogany and green leather marquetry inlaid cylinder desk, circa 1910, in excellent original condition. Incorporating a shaped pediment back above a sliding retractable cylinder front inlaid with a ribbon-tied urn with leafy scrolls and swags, enclosing a sliding plateau, with inset green leather skiver writing surface, consisting of five pigeon holes and a central drawer. Below, the frieze consists of a pair of drawers, outlined throughout with satinwood stringing and constructed with solid mahogany hand-dovetailed drawer linings and retains the original brass knobs. The desk stands on satinwood string inlaid tapered square legs, terminating on its original brass castors. The cylinder retains the original working brass lever lock and key. The desk has been cleaned and wax-polished polished by hand to a professional standard in our workshop, therefore the patination and colour of an excellent standard.

Condition Report:
Some nominal old use marks and shakes to the top and leading edges but nothing significant considering the age of the item (see photos). There are no missing drawers or compartments to the interior. There are no ink or significant water stains on the top of the desktop (which is common on these desks) or drawers. The cylinder desk incorporates a leather skiver inset, which is in good overall condition. The cylinder roll-top opens freely and cylinder retains the original working locks (with key). The desk boasts hand-dovetailed mahogany lined drawers and its original external brass knobs and handles. The desk stands on its original brass castors, which are also in good condition. The cylinder desk has been cleaned and wax-polished polished by hand to a professional standard in our workshop, therefore the patination and colour of an excellent standard. This desk is solid in joint and ready to use.

Dimensions:
External Height = 103.7cm or 40?” or 3ft 4?”
External Width = 76.1cm or 30” or 2ft 6”
External Depth = 50cm or 19Ύ” or 1ft 7Ύ”
Writing Height = 74.3cm or 29Ό” or 2ft 5Ό”
Writing Width = 68.2cm or 26?” or 2ft 2?”
Writing Depth = 32.7cm or 12?”
Knee Height = 71cm or 28” or 2ft 4”

Price:
The price for this item is £1,295, which includes free delivery to mainland England, Wales & southern Scotland* and free 14-day returns.

Free UK Delivery*:
We offer free delivery to mainland England, Wales, and Southern Scotland. *We do not offer free delivery to locations north of Stirling in Scotland, Northern Ireland, or any British Islands off the mainland. If you live in one of the areas, please contact us for a delivery quote.

Free 14 Days UK Returns & Refunds:
A free 14-day “no quibble” returns policy is available if you are not happy with this item. We will collect the item free of charge from you.

International Buyers:
Please contact us before purchasing the item, so that we can obtain an accurate shipping quote and delivery lead-time.

Ref. 56189

Please contact us on 01829 458 070 or 07960 738 212 to arrange a viewing. Alternatively, please email: info@yolagray.com
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1910.


Dimensions

Height = 103.7 cm (40.8")
Width = 76.1 cm (30.0")
Depth = 50 cm (19.7")


Seller Details

Yolanda Gray Antiques
Unit 4
Organsdale Farm
Kelsall
Tarporley
Cheshire
CW6 0SR
United Kingdom
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