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    desks

    A form of table with drawers normally used for writing or a form of work to be carried out at.

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    • Antique Writing Desk, English, Walnut, Table, James Shoolbred, Victorian, 1880

      Antique Writing Desk, English, Walnut, Table, James Shoolbred, Victorian, 1880

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6593

      This is an antique writing desk. An English, walnut table, by the renowned James Shoolbred company, dating to the Victorian period, circa 1880. 

      • Superb, eye-catching writing desk
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Select walnut shows fine grain interest
      • Rich caramel hues throughout its wax polish finish
      • Stout, tiered top with gently chamfered edges
      • A suite of two cabinets arranged either side of a central drawer
      • Wonderful field panel fronts with cockbeading and inset burr walnut frieze
      • Cabinets dressed with shaped brass lock escutcheons and ornate pierced brass hinges — key absent
      • Central drawer replete with brass drop handle over a pierced back plate
      • Top of drawer features the JAS Shoolbred maker's mark
      • Demi-lune fan carving sits above the kneehole at a height of 60cm (23.5")
      • Standing upon elegant, reeded tapering legs and riding upon brass and ceramic castors

      This is a beautiful antique writing desk, by the renowned James Shoolbred of London. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 128.5cm (50.5'')
      Max Depth: 63cm (24.75'')
      Max Height: 80cm (31.5'')

      Kneehole Height: 60cm (23.5'')

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      Antique Writing Desk, English, Walnut, Table, James Shoolbred, Victorian, 1880

      £1,895.00

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    • Early 19th Century mahogany partners desk

      Early 19th Century mahogany partners desk

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      Early 19th Century mahogany partners desk, the moulded edge top having a burgundy coloured leather writing surface decorated with gold and blind tooling, the desk has an arrangement of nine graduated mahogany lined drawers at...

      £3,250.00

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    • Vintage Lab Table, English, Teak, Oak, Kitchen, Dining, J&J Siddons, Circa 1960

      Vintage Lab Table, English, Teak, Oak, Kitchen, Dining, J&J Siddons, Circa 1960

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6484

      This is a vintage laboratory table. An English, teak over oak base kitchen or dining table with inset J&J Siddons iron weight, dating to the mid 20th Century circa 1960. 

      • Attractive timbers and hues
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • 27mm (1") solid Teak top shows fine grain interest
      • Select oak base with bright golden tones
      • Wide top affords generous surface space
      • Fascinating, inset iron 1lb weight from the J&J Siddons foundry of West Bromwich
      • Storage shelves inset to the front apron well suited to laboratory equipment or tools
      • Raised on stout square section legs, united by a stretcher

      This is an appealing vintage laboratory table, well suited to kitchen or dining table usage. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 157.5cm (62'')
      Max Depth: 76.5cm (30'')
      Max Height: 84cm (33'')

      Shelf Width: 67.5cm (26.5'')
      Shelf Depth: 33cm (13'')
      Shelf Height: 9cm (3.5'')

      Height To Shelf: 70.5cm (27.75")

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      Vintage Lab Table, English, Teak, Oak, Kitchen, Dining, J&J Siddons, Circa 1960

      £975.00

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    • Military Campaign Pedestal Writing Desk, mid Century.

      Military Campaign Pedestal Writing Desk, mid Century.

      elm tree furniture, redruth, united kingdom

      Mid century and highly collectable Military Campaign, mahogany, medium sized writing desk. It is in very good condition with original green, tooled leather, flush fit handles (campaign style) and raised bracket feet. The drawers all...

      £1,295.00

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    • George II Style Walnut Writing Table / Desk

      George II Style Walnut Writing Table / Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1910, George II style burr and figured walnut writing table. The shaped-top in cross-banded, quarter veneered figured walnut with a moulded edge sits above a recessed central frieze drawer with ash linings (sign of...

      £1,490.00

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    • Georgian Style Mahogany Pedestal Desk

      Georgian Style Mahogany Pedestal Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Georgian-style, freestanding pedestal mahogany writing desk, bearing a label “A Gardner & Sons Glasgow”. The rectangular top has a tooled, tan leather writing surface within figured mahogany cross banding and with fluted edges...

      £1,850.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Kneehole Desk

      Victorian Mahogany Kneehole Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, mid Victorian mahogany (one piece) kneehole desk. The rectangular top has gilded and tooled tan leather writing surface and is cross banded and has moulded edges. The central drawer with original neat bun...

      £1,750.00

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    • A LARGE FORMANOVA DESK

      A LARGE FORMANOVA DESK

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A large Italian executive desk by Formanova, designed by Gianni Moscatelli. In brushed steel and hardwood with an opaque glass top. c.1969 Measures: 180cm wide x 90cm deep x 74cm high Stock Code ET02072

      £1,400.00

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    • A FINE EBONISED LOUIS XVI STYLE DESK

      A FINE EBONISED LOUIS XVI STYLE DESK

      ebury trading, london, united kingdom

      A fine French Louis XVI style desk in ebonised walnut, with a leather top with Greek key border. The gilt bronze mounts and escutcheons of good quality and each drawer has a separate key. c.1900...

      £4,500.00

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    • Solid Oak Figural Desk with an Extension / Bureau in an Eclectic Style 1880

      Solid Oak Figural Desk with an Extension / Bureau in an Eclectic Style 1880

      vintage clock face, bootle, united kingdom

      Original, unique, figural desk with an extension / bureau in an eclectic style. Dated around 1880, made in oak, certainly on individual order. The whole is rich in typically eclectic and Renaissance motifs such as...

      £14,900.00

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    • A unique, monumental neo-Renaissance desk

      A unique, monumental neo-Renaissance desk

      vintage clock face, bootle, united kingdom

      A unique, monumental desk with an unusual, arched form. Dated to the end of the 19th century, made in oak. Double-sided, free-standing; supported on two rounded statue. Front of the furniture - from the side...

      £14,900.00

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    • Unique, monumental desk - historicism 19th/20th century

      Unique, monumental desk - historicism 19th/20th century

      vintage clock face, bootle, united kingdom

      Made of walnut wood, blackened. A monumental desk, exceptionally richly decorated with woodcarving, ornaments and, above all, with reliefs from Greek mythology. Massive - practical, supported on two cuboidal bodies with profiled cornices at the...

      £15,600.00

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    • Antique Pedestal Desk, English, Oak, Georgian, 18th Century, C.1800

      Antique Pedestal Desk, English, Oak, Georgian, 18th Century, C.1800

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6408

      This is an antique pedestal desk. An English, Oak cabinet dating to the Georgian period of the late 18th century, circa 1800.

      • Superb Georgian craftsmanship
      • Displays a desirable aged patina
      • Select oak stocks with dark hues and fine grain interest
      • Carved detail abounds
      • Generous counter top with tiered crown moulding
      • A suite of 3, field panel drawers
      • Each drawer dressed with small drop handles, with pierced brass back plates
      • Drawers benefit from impressive, quality dovetail joints
      • Cabinet door for each pedestal with fine carving
      • Shield with raised beading featuring a circular chipped design and matching patera
      • Dressed with brass, pierced escutcheons with working locks - key present
      • Raised upon a quartet of bun feet to each pedestal

      This is an appealing antique sideboard, perfectly suited to use as a desk with ample storage space. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 167cm (65.75'')
      Max Depth: 51cm (20'')
      Max Height: 82cm (32.25'')

      Kneehole Width: 44.5cm (17.5")
      Kneehole Height: 57cm (22.5")

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      Antique Pedestal Desk, English, Oak, Georgian, 18th Century, C.1800

      £1,250.00

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    • Early 19th Century pollard oak partners desk

      Early 19th Century pollard oak partners desk

      martlesham antiques, martlesham, united kingdom

      Early 19th Century pollard oak partners desk of exceptional quality, the top having a green leather writing surface decorated with blind and gold tooling, the front of the desk having an arrangement of nine graduated...

      £5,650.00

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    • Large Desk Flat 180 Cm. Walnut Louis XVI Style 19th Century

      Large Desk Flat 180 Cm. Walnut Louis XVI Style 19th Century

      antica roma anticuario, toledo, spain

      We present this large and beautiful office Louis XVI style of the 19th century with three large drawers. Four legs carved with brass shoes. Very elegant walnut veneer. The leather shelf is beige. In conclusion:...

      £2,445.63

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    • Large Desk Flat 180 Cm. Empire Mahogany 19th Century

      Large Desk Flat 180 Cm. Empire Mahogany 19th Century

      antica roma anticuario, toledo, spain

      We present this large and beautiful Empire desk "Return of Egypt", a style in style, from the first half of the nineteenth century with four side drawers and a large central drawer. Four feet with...

      £2,620.32

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    • Queen Anne Style Kneehole Desk

      Queen Anne Style Kneehole Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1930s, Queen Anne style kneehole desk. The rectangular top has 3 leather insert panels and a carved fore-edge. Beneath is a configuration of 1 long and 4 short drawer, with each having a cast...

      £650.00

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    • George II Style Walnut Kneehole Desk

      George II Style Walnut Kneehole Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1880, George II style figured walnut kneehole desk. The top with has mirror matched figured walnut panels, cross banding and a moulded fore edge. This is over a full-length mahogany lined (sign of quality)...

      £1,290.00

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    • Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

      Victorian Mahogany Partners Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, Victorian mahogany freestanding partner’s desk. The rectangular top has a gilt-tooled, olive green writing surface within figured Spanish mahogany cross banding and moulded fore-edges. The 3 frieze drawers have twin finely turned knobs...

      £2,900.00

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    • American Style Edwardian Oak Desk

      American Style Edwardian Oak Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, American style one piece oak desk. Similar to a roll top desk (without top section), it has an oak top with moulded edge, and fielded panels to all sides. With central drawer with...

      £950.00

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    • William IV Mahogany Cylinder Writing Desk

      William IV Mahogany Cylinder Writing Desk

      no 6 antiques, lincoln, united kingdom

      A fine example of a William IV mahogany cylinder writing desk. The tambour top rolls back to reveal a fitted interior of eight drawers and five pigeon holes and two pull out slides which would...

      £3,250.00

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    • FINE SMALL PERIOD GEORGIAN CUBAN MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE DESK BY: Jewell's of London

      FINE SMALL PERIOD GEORGIAN CUBAN MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE DESK BY: Jewell's of London

      artsonline.org.uk, bristol, united kingdom

      ON OFFER:: RARE EXCEPTIONAL GEORGIAN LADIES KNEEHOLE DESK CUBAN MAHOGANY LONDON MAKER SIGN DESCRIPTION: This is a truly magnificent quality small George III Cuban Mahogany Kneehole writing desk which is signed by the London maker:...

      £2,950.00

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    • An exceptional and rare mahogany and burr walnut writing/ partner desk.

      An exceptional and rare mahogany and burr walnut writing/ partner desk.

      koos limburg jnr, glen prosen, united kingdom

      An exceptional and rare mahogany and burr walnut writing/ partner desk. The top with mechanism of heavy contra weights, sliding in the two sides, England, first half 19th. century. Still with the original patination. in...

      £6,850.00

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    • Victorian Oak Partners Desk

      Victorian Oak Partners Desk

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1860, honey coloured oak Victorian partners desk. The top has a red rexine cover and simple moulded edge, it is free standing and has 1 long drawer and 2 short drawers (the central drawer...

      £2,750.00

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    • Fiddleback Mahogany and Satinwood Marquetry Inlaid Cylinder Top Desk c1900

      Fiddleback Mahogany and Satinwood Marquetry Inlaid Cylinder Top Desk c1900

      antique ethos, durham, united kingdom

      A quality, finely finished French fiddleback mahogany and satinwood inlaid cylinder top desk c1900. The desk has fiddleback mahogany panels bordered with satinwood and box/ebony bands. Exquisite fiddleback mahogany top embraced by a superb brass...

      £2,450.00

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