This is an exceptional example of antique inlaid furniture from the Art Nouveau Period. It is Circa 1890 and English in origin. This beautiful fall front desk is an excellent example of the fine craftsmanship from that elegant bygone era. The lid is inlaid in Mother Of Pearl and exotic woods creating a floral and acorn design. The legs are barley twist and the two center legs slide open and the lid opens downward sitting on the two open legs which makes for a solid and secure surface which would be perfect for a computer. The bottom front of the desk has three drawers while the fitted interior has six drawers with letter holders above each and a center compartment with a door. The lock is marked England and both the lock and key are original and functional. The desk measures 39 1/2 inches tall and 37 inches at the wides point. The working surface with the lid down measures 28 inches deep not including the fitted interior and drawers. With the lid closed the desk measures 21 inches deep. This desk is in excellent original condition showing only very minor wear commensurate with the age of this piece. Shipping Is Not Included, quote can be made after delivery destination is determined and shipping cost will be added to invoice. This is a beautiful hand crafted antique desk and would make an attractive accent piece in your home.
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