Sale Price £5050. A classic 18 drawer Victorian Twin Pedestal Partner's Desk in Mahogany, with identical drawer configuration to both front and rear elevations. This desk is in stunning fully restored condition with a wonderful rich mahogany colour and a high quality replacement green leather writing surface. It is one of most sought after desks of its type.
This desk is of "medium" size - hence it will fit in a wide range of locations with ease and yet its overall proportions and colour make it an impressive and handsome desk from all angles.
- "Equal" partners configuration with nine drawers to the front and nine to the rear
- Graduated drawers to both pedestals, with a wide central drawer on each side in the centre
- Quality one-piece green hide writing surface inset into the cross-banded top
- Embossed work to the leather
- Moulded edge to the top
- Hand-cut dovetail joints to the drawers, each drawer with cockbeading
- Twin turned wooden handles to the drawers - each with a central inlay of mother of pearl
- Working brass lever locks with keys and brass keyhole liners
- Note that the rear elevation of the desk has locks to the top drawers alone, the rear pedestal drawers do not have keyholes/locks but are identical in all other respects to the front drawers.
- Three piece construction for ease of movement/delivery/installation
Width = 60" (153cm). Depth = 42" (107cm)
Kneehole width (measured between pedestals) = 26" (66cm)
Sitting or kneehole height (floor to the bottom of the frieze) = 24" (61cm)
Writing surface height from floor = 30" (76cm)
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