Fabulous Davenport desk from Victorian era in very rare burr elm. Comes with a pull-out writing slide with a raising tooled red leather writing surface, lidded pen and ink boxes and a secret pin to release a pop-up top revealing two drawers and four paper compartments. One side opens to reveal four drawers in mahogany and the other side has a shelf making a two level storage. The top is adorned with a brass gallery. Great patina and in fabulous condition.
Of the Period: Victorian
Place of Origin: England
Date of Manufacture: 1860
Materials and Techniques: Hand-Carved Elm
Condition: Excellent. Closed height is 38″.
Wear: Wear consistent with age and use
45.5in.H x 27in.W x 23.5in.D
116cmH x 69cmW x 60cmD