Attractive Large Tall Antique Victorian Mahogany Teachers ...

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Attractive antique Victorian mahogany teachers/clerks desk.

A lovely antique Victorian mahogany teachers/clerks desk. We date this desk to the second half of the 19th century.

The desk sits on four long turned legs.

The desk consists of a top writing surface which is rear hinged to allow access to the storage compartment beneath.

The top surface features a red leatherette writing insert. The drop flap is fitted with a working lock (key supplied). There is a rear gallery to the top of the desk.

The desk has an overall height of 48" (122cm), a width of 31" (79cm) and a depth of 27" (69cm).

This lovely mahogany teachers desk remains in good solid condition with only minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage, including a number of minor usage marks to the finish.

This remains a stylish and elegant teachers desk. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
£375

Attractive Large Antique Edwardian Mahogany Twin Pedestal ...

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Attractive large antique Edwardian mahogany twin pedestal presentation writing desk.

A lovely Edwardian mahogany desk. We date this desk to the early century.

There is a presentation placque to the rear panel which reads 'Presented by the Hightae U. F. Congregation to the REV. J. E. McINTYRE, on the occasion of his marriage, APRIL 1905'

The desk comes as a single heavy unit so please be aware regarding access etc...

The desk sits on a plain plinth base with recessed castors.

The desk has a bank of four graduated drawers to each pedestal side flanking a wide kneehole drawer.

The main surface of the desk has a sloped writing panel to the centre. The rear of the desk houses a large gallery that holds a small bank of four drawers to each side, these flank the central surface that has an inkwell to each side of an inset pen tray.

The drawers are fitted with brass button handles.

The desk has an overall height of 42" (107cm), a writing surface height of 30.5" (78cm), a width of 54.5" (139cm) and a depth of 26.5" (67cm).

This lovely Edwardian mahogany desk remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. There are some light marks and indentations to the top surface and the finish has mellowed slightly over time. There are some old ink stains to the pen area and the outer sides have a few indents and marks also, primarily to the outer left hand side where it has an indented line and a slight heat marked area. There is a little wear around the kneehole area from past use and the inkwells are missing their lids.

This remains a very stylish and elegant mahogany twin pedestal desk ideal for a study etc. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
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