Cheshire Antiques Consultant
Cheshire Antiques Consultant is located in Chester, UK
Original Edwardian Globe Wernicke Oak Roll Top Desk
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1 Fine Original Globe Wernicke Antique Double Pedestal Oak Roll Top Office Desk. Having stunning patina to the wood surface. Please note the prop silver inkwell as seen in 1 of the pictures is not included. Here is your exclusive opportunity to own this very rare roll-top desk. Handmade by the world-famous and best-known furniture brand Globe Wernicke Co Ltd London. It was bought from out of a private mansion residence in Cumbria, where it was in continued use by the family by several generations for 115 years. 4ft wide at 48 inches. Featuring a fine fully functional roll-top that slides up and down with ease. With original lock and key for the top. Globe Wernicke's name is embossed inscribed on the lock also original authentic makers logo plaque in the base pedestal top drawer. It stands on elegant block feet. This desk is a wonderfully handsome piece of furniture to grace any study or office. It will become a favorite place to work in your home office. Also it would be equally at home in a commercial environment. This substantial desk has been skilfully accomplished by the much-admired Globe Wernicke Co Ltd. A classical and timeless double pedestal desk. It has been wonderfully crafted from fine solid wood oak. With 7 deep drawers in the base pedestals in total, of which 2 are deep filing drawers. Circa early 20th century 1900's. The very spacious top section, fully fitted interior with pigeon holes and 2 interior drawers, with 2 slide-out pen holders. Lock & key for the top. Having masculine pull handles & dovetail joints. The top does lift off and the base pedestals separate, they are held together by wooden dowels & screws also with back panel. You will need to assemble the desk yourself and put the top section onto the 2 bottom pedestal bases and also attach the back panel with screws. Well made to the highest quality. A fully functional reception desk for your business or leisure needs Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message thankyou. Cash on collection is welcome. Browse our other intriguing collections available in our shop gallery, if you select 2 or more items we can offer you extra discount, happy shopping. Dimensions in inches & centimetres approximate 45" High (114cm) 48" Wide (122cm) 30" Length depth (76cm) 24.5" Kneehole area (62cm) 20.5" Kneehole width (52cm)
Cheshire Antiques Consultant has clarified that the Original Edwardian Globe Wernicke Oak Roll Top Desk (LA359054) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1900's
Condition report. Offered in fine charming used old well-worn condition. In places having various noticeable charming pre-owned wear tear scuffs, scratches, dust, stains, chips commensurate with usage & age. A noticeable repair has been made to the writing area in the top, 1 pigeon-hole has been replaced in the top interior. Some inner drawer partitions are missing.
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This Original Edwardian Globe Wernicke Oak Roll Top Desk is located in Chester, UK