Top of the line RJ Horner carved mahogany griffin partners desk, circa 1890's. Solid ribbon-striped mahogany partners desk includes ten drawers with dove-tailed fronts and backs and fully carved drawer faces with carved lion's head handles and original locks. Desktop includes a four-inch relief carved border. Huge lions bracket each corner of the desk with winged returns, and each nicely shaped leg terminates in a giant clawed foot. Each end is carved with a stylized North Wind face, textured background, bellflowers and vines. Desk offers plenty of room for chairs with a 21-inch opening on each side. Measures 32 inches high by 56 inches long by 34 inches deep.