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TEAK Mid Century Modern Danish "MAGIC BOX" Desk / Hideaway Secretary Desk
Located in Weehawken, NJ
This Mid Century Modern Teak "Magic Box" secretary desk highlights precisely what makes Danish
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Vintage 1960s Mid-Century Modern Desks

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Midcentury Action Office Roll Top Desk George Nelson for H Miller
By George Nelson
Located in Pasadena, TX
writing desk is from the Herman Miller "Action Office" line and features a hideaway design set on a rare
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Desks

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Aluminum

Sottofondo
By Gumdesign
Located in Viareggio, IT
A container, key dish, jewelry box and hideaway in which to store the most precious objects and
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2010s Italian Desk Sets

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Marble

Sottofondo
Sottofondo
H 8.67 in W 11.03 in D 11.03 in
Antique Mahogany Desk Top Organizer or Storage Chest with Perpetual Calendar
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This solid antique mahogany desk top document chest is completely unsigned, but presumed to have
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Organic Modern Decorative Rectangular Green Malachite Stone Look Wood Box
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
depth of 6.25”, this vessel can hideaway just about any item that clutters up a table or vanity. A thin
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By Andre Sornay
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André Sornay Mid-Century Modern French Cabinet, circa 1950
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By Mummenthaler and Meier
Located in Oud Beijerland, NL
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By Zachary A. Bitner
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Uniques Sheraton styled plantation desk with folding top, when extended reveals a hideaway
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Located in New York, NY
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Danish Modern Sleek Rosewood Hideaway Desk Cabinet, Kofod Larsen
By Ib Kofod-Larsen
Located in Chula Vista, CA
For your consideration a very rare and hard to find hideaway desk in exotic rosewood. When the desk
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Located in Austin, TX
hideaway desk. Two doors on bottom are lined with racks, and the cabinet has an interior shelf. The
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Located in North York, ON
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By Maitland Smith
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By George Nelson, Herman Miller
Located in BROOKLYN, NY
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By Heywood-Wakefield Co.
Located in Trenton, NJ
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By Niels Erik & Glasdam Jensen, Vantinge Møbelindustri
Located in Chula Vista, CA
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By George Nelson, Herman Miller
Located in Keego Harbor, MI
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By Herman Miller, George Nelson
Located in BROOKLYN, NY
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By Arne Vodder
Located in Marietta, GA
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Located in Bridport, CT
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Hideaway Desk For Sale on 1stDibs

Find many varieties of an authentic hideaway desk available at 1stDibs. A hideaway desk — often made from wood, metal and aluminium — can elevate any home. There are 9 variations of the antique or vintage hideaway desk you’re looking for, while we also have 1 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. There are many kinds of the hideaway desk you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right hideaway desk, those designed in mid-century modern and Scandinavian Modern styles are of considerable interest. A well-made hideaway desk has long been a part of the offerings for many furniture designers and manufacturers, but those produced by George Nelson, Gumdesign and Herman Miller are consistently popular.

How Much is a Hideaway Desk?

A hideaway desk can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $2,450, while the lowest priced sells for $670 and the highest can go for as much as $6,000.

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