Attractive Small Antique Victorian Mahogany Bonheur Du ...

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Attractive antique Victorian bonheur du jour.

A lovely antique Victorian bonheur du jour. We date this desk to the second half of the 19th century.

The desk comprises of a main writing surface with two main drawers over a base shelf and cupboard. There is a further small top cabinet flanked by two small shelves.

The table sits on four slender, downward tapered, square section cabriole legs.

The drawers are fitted with decorative brass swan neck handles mounted on shapely pierced backplates, the right hand drawer has internal partitions fitted. The drawers are fitted with locks (key supplied).

The lower section of the bonheur du jeur has a central shelf with a cupboard in the centre, this is fitted with a drop handle that turns to operate the catch. There is a small central shelf fitted.

The main surface of the desk has a fitted solid writing slope, above this sits an open shelf below the glazed top cupboard. The top cupboard has been lined with green velvet and is also fitted with a lock (key supplied).

The small shelves have pagoda style ends and are supported on four shapely columns to each side.

The desk has an overall height of 48.5" (123cm), a main table height of 29" (73cm), a width of 35.5" (90cm) and a depth of 20" (51cm).

This lovely antique bonheur du jour remains in a good solid condition with only minor surface marks commensurate with age and usage. There are a few minor indentations and light marks to the finish from past use. The very top surface would have had a small gallery at some point but this is not present. There would have originally been a fifth column to each side but these have been removed at some point in the past.

This remains a stylish and elegant antique desk. It will continue to provide good service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
£595

Attractive Neatly Sized Vintage Oak Tambour Roll ...

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Attractive vintage oak tambour roll top writing desk.

A lovely oak tambour roll top writing desk. We date this desk to the early 20th century.

The desk sits on its small castors.

The desk is fitted with a tambour roll top which is constructed from slats of wood. The roll top slides back to reveal the interior writing surface. The roll top is fitted a working lock (key supplied).

The main desk comprises of a right hand pedestal next to the large kneehole area. The pedestal is fitted with three drawers below a pull out slide. There is a further wide kneehole drawer.

The top section has an array of various sized pigeon holes and a couple of matching small drawers to the base.

The pedestal drawers are fitted with stand out carved handles. The drawers are fitted with a locking mechanism which locks the drawers when the roll top is locked.

The desk has an overall height of 44.5" (123cm) with a table height of 30.5" (77cm), a width of 36.5" (93cm) and a depth of 30" (76cm).

This lovely vintage oak roll top desk has been constructed to a high standard and remains in very good solid condition with only very minor surface markings commensurate with age and usage. The finish of the desk has a number of indentations, light scratches and usage marks. The interior writing surface has a few marks from past use and there is a bit of wear to some edges.

This remains a very stylish and functional tambour roll top desk. It will continue to provide sterling service for many years to come.

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Delivery Costs

Collection in Person - Free

Glasgow, Edinburgh & Local Area - 40

England & Wales - 70

Northern Ireland - 125
SOLD