Antique English Victorian Oak & Leather 5ft Partners Pedestal Office Desk (Circa 1880). Here is an example of a fine quality antique English 5ft oak and leather partners desk, with drawers either side, circa 1880, in excellent condition. Circa: 1880 Period: Victorian Wood: Oak Size: 5ft wide x 3ft deep Item: Partners desk Green leather with gold tooling. Reeded moulded top & drawer fronts Original brass handles & escutcheons. Hand dovetailed drawer construction. Oak lined drawers Working brass lever locks (with keys) 18 working drawers. Here is an example of a fine quality antique English 5ft oak and leather partners desk, with drawers either side, circa 1860, in excellent condition. The desk incorporates top quality full grain green inset leather with elegant gold tooling, which is bordered by oak reeded moulded top. There are nine graduated working drawers either side, including a large central drawer in the middle of the desk. The drawer configuration is repeated on the back of the desk. It is unusual to see partners desks with a full set of drawers either side; there are usually cupboards to the back of the desk. All drawers are oak lined, feature hand dovetailing and boast reeded mouldings (a sign of quality). They also retain their original brass handles and escutcheons. The drawers also feature working locks (with key). The pedestals sit on moulded plinths. The desk is freestanding which means it can be situated in the centre of the room. As this is a large desk, it means there is significant storage space available. The desk can be dismantled into three sections for easy transport and access into the home. This desk features a rich oak colour. It has a fantastic colour and patination; this can only be achieved through age and the years of care and cleaning it has received. Lovely oak medullary rays are prominent in the oak on the desk. This item would look superb in a variety of rooms from the work place to the home office. This item would certainly grace any home and is a great investment as it is extremely functional. So, dont miss out your chance to own a lovely piece of furniture. This desk is in good original condition. Nominal old use marks to the leading edges of the desktop frame, pedestals and plinths but nothing significant considering the age of the item. The desk incorporates a top-quality full grain green leather, which is in good condition overall condition, with some nominal old use marks. Nominal old use marks to the insides of the drawers, with ink stains visible in some drawers. All drawers run smoothly and close flush to the frame. The drawers incorporate working brass lever locks (and key). This desk is solid in joint and ready to use. External height = 75.2cm or 29 or 2ft 5 External width = 153cm or 60¼ or 5ft 0¼ External depth = 90.5cm or 35 or 2ft 11 Knee height = 61.3cm or 24 or 2ft 0 Knee width (pedestals) = 58.6cm or 23 or 1ft 11 Knee width (plinths) = 56.5cm or 22¼ or 1ft 10¼. All items are professionally packaged and fully insured in transit; therefore, we can assure you, your items will be securely protected in transit and arrive safely with you. Before placing your order(s) please make sure this is the item for you. Delisting & Sale Cancellation. CINOA is the world association of Art & Antique dealer associations. All LAPADA & CINOA members abide by their strict code of practice by adhering to reputable standards of quality, expertise and integrity. Yola Gray has dealt in fine art and antique furniture for over 40 years. Yola Gray has a special interest in Colonial furniture, specifically Colonial Four Poster Beds. Yola Gray also provides a variety of fine English Antique Furniture, Art and Fabrics to clients in the UK, Europe and further afield. The item “Antique English Victorian Oak & Leather 5ft Partners Pedestal Office Desk c1880″ is in sale since Friday, July 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\Victorian (1837-1901)”. The seller is “yolandagrayantiques” and is located in Tarporley, Cheshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Provenance: England, UK
- Style: English
- Material: Oak
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Returns Policy: Free 14 Day UK Returns
- Age: Circa 1880