Vintage mid century modern walnut jens risom desk. I have an antique desk of some sort it has drawers on both sides 8 drawers total.
The keyslocks work the keys are stamped wyale towne mfg stamford conn.
Antique desk with drawers on both sides. The davenport is a type of small case desk with a slanted andor pull out top and a row of drawers down one or both sides. The late georgian era was the first time the larger antique partners desk was seen with working drawers and cupboards on both sides. Antique oak side by side secretary desk original finish claw feet.
Look for cedar mahogany and oak. 1800 1899 desks secretaries furniture antiques. This antique american desk style allowed two people to work at it with one sitting on each side and each having their own drawers to store their valuables.
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Shop the largest selection click to see. The legs have the original rollers and we have the original keys. Another key indicator of authenticity is the drawer linings.
What are the antique desks and secretaries made of. This large and in charge desk has writing slides on both sides and drawers opening from one side constructed of solid walnut the drawers with molded edges working locks in every d. Some have one side of working drawers and one side of faux drawers.
These were used by school children and may have attached seats. Typically antique secretary desks from the 1800s have solid wood or much thicker veneers. Desks made entirely of metal such as steel are often seen in offices.
If youre looking for a truly striking office desk or computer desk these elegant desks can be made from a variety of materials including. While the majority feature both drawers below the writing surface there are a number of variations as to the tops. Many also have small front drawers cubbyholes hidden compartments released by a knob in one of the drawers or pop up galleries.
Most pennsylvania dutch desks tables cabinets and other furniture was made of walnut oak or pine. Some feature bookshelves with glass doors while. Get the best deals on antique desks secretaries.
Most antique desks were made by hand and use fine dovetailed joints. Italian emiliana walnut louis xvi style 7 drawer 8 leg desk with double slides. This type of model can have brass or chrome feet and pulls or knobs.
These larger pieces were mainly used in offices like banks solicitors accountants and other professions that were high up in society this is why they are usually constructed from superb quality timbers as no expense would have been spared. The desk is 48 wide 295 deep 295 tall wa veneer cherrywood i think. Find the perfect deal for oak antique desks secretaries 1900 1950 with free shipping on many items at ebay.