Elegant 18th century secretary finely inlaid with satinwood marquetry. The top has a scrolled pediment inlaid with a stylized floral design at the end of each scroll, inlaid border across the top, glass doors with a hexagonal wood design. The interior upper cabinet, back and sides with 1 ¼" slats for three adjustable shelves are all of oak, the secondary wood. The lower case has a drop-down desk front with a beautiful large inlaid satinwood stylized floral motif, two smaller interior drawers and two longer drawers have inlaid borders, metal plaque with an inscription of the donor St. Margarets, Ipswich and donee Miss Garrat, dated 1895. Size: 87 ½" high (Upper Case 31 ½"wide x 9" deep) (Lower Case 33" wide x 20" deep) (222.3 x 83.8 x 50.8 cm)
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