A very good early Victorian ( circa 1840/50s) dark mahogany double sided Partners Desk with an unusual & interesting Irish provenance
Size: 60ins wide x 39ins deep x 31ins high. Knee-hole size:28ins wide x 24.5ins high.
Nine large oak lined drawers to the front all polished interior. The opposite side with three large oak lined drawers and twin file cupboards below with removable shelves. The top writing surface still retaining its original gilt tooled green hide leather writing. Constructed in three sections with hidden castors for ease of moving. Offered in very good non restored original condition & it retains the nicely worn & used patination expected of a working desk of this age. It simply shouts quality & status.
Provenance : Governor of Ceylon . (Sir) Charles Justine McCarthy. 1811 – 1864. Hence by descent…