Merchant House Antiques
Mahogany Partners Desk by Gillows C.1830
REF: WIL / LA75583
Very fine quality Mahogany pedestal writing desk by Gillow in excellent condition. English Well maintained by former owners, this delightful desk retains a glorious antique patina. There are 9 forward facing smoothly running drawers, all with original wooden knobs and secured with Wellington style stops and working Bramah key. At the rear of the desk are 3 simulated drawers, below which are the paneled doors enclosing space for ledgers, etc. The leather writing surface is a delight, being tan, original and embossed, with signs of much age beneath a mellow antique patina. The desk outer ends are paneled and stand on a substantial mahogany plinth. This is a very special and increasing rare type of desk, full of character. It is ideal for office or home study. Generous Knee-hole dimensions of 24 ins x 24 ins. height 30 ins. length 60 ins and depth 36ins. Seen here in best showroom condition, having been thoroughly checked, lightly refurbished and finally wax polished. Not yet on display at M.H.A.Antiques so please call use beforehand
Merchant House Antiques has clarified that the Mahogany Partners Desk by Gillows C.1830 (LA75583) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1830
In excellent condition.
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