A flame mahogany Empire secretaire desk. It measures 110cms wide by 52cms deep by 146cms tall. There is a key which fits all the locks.
Heavy fall front desk with working weighted fall front. Fully fitted interior, with many drawers and pigeon holes. Two secret drawers behind the pigeon holes on each side.Flame mahogany and burr walnut veneer interior, photos 7, 8 and 9. Three large drawers, one above with diamond pattern and two below. Quite a few small bits of veneer missing and chipped, photos 5, 9 and 10.
Four original escutcheons missing or broken, only one surviving intact, photos 5 and 6. New top section, it sits on the top and isn't attached (however the colour is good), photo 10.
Chips on the feet, photo 11. Very heavy and well made piece.We try to deliver ourselves where we can. The item "Antique French Empire abattant SECRETAIRE DESK secret drawers flame mahogany" is in sale since Tuesday, February 25, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\Victorian (1837-1901)". The seller is "sarahsemporium" and is located in Llandysul, Ceredigion.
This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.