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A Very Rare Pair of Identical Late Victorian Mahogany Office Pedestal Desks

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016


Almost unique, this matching pair of large Victorian mahogany desks are exceptional in every way.  Made around 1890-95 in solid mahogany to the highest standards of Victorian craftmaship.

Specification of each desk :

Size.  65ins wide x 31ins deep x 30ins high

Six deep mahogany lined cock-beaded drawers with original brass handles & one very large file cupboard with an interior adjustable shelf.

Knee-hole size.  24ins x 24ins

Writing surface.  Original light tan, gilt tooled hide leather, nicely worn but undamaged.

Condition: Very good, all original,  slght wear commensurate with age. No keys.

Repolished all round these two desks can stand in a room center if required or placed back to back will make a single very large & desirable 65ins x 32ins double sided full partners desk.

STOCK NO. 1280/2


Price for the pair, ex showroom being 6,200.00 euro

Further details of these and many other fine antique desks & desk chairs can be seen on our website