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Wood and Iron Base Swivel Desk Chairs from Late 19th Century France
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Wood and iron base swivel desk chairs with a curved wood back and adjustable curved seat over splayed iron legs.
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Antique 19th Century French Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

English Edwardian Period 1900s Inkwell with Brass Equestrian Motifs and Base
Located in Atlanta, GA
An English Edwardian period inkwell from the early 20th century, with brass equestrian motifs and wooden base. Born in the early years of Queen Victoria's son Edward VII's reign, thi...
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Early 20th Century English Edwardian Desk Accessories

Materials

Brass

Customized Base, Bespoke Japan Desk, Antique Hardwood Slab, by P. Tendercool
By Pieter Compernol & Stephanie Grusenmeyer
Located in Bangkok, TH
With Customisation Base for Brigitte This is our very first 100% in-house designed and created Table, or desk, or console. While we are known for mounting our creations on sand-cas...
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2010s Thai Brutalist Console Tables

Materials

Reclaimed Wood, Hardwood

Vintage Lucite Skyscraper Column Geometric Dining Table or Desk Base
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Beautiful vintage Lucite "Skyscraper" base for dining table or a desk. Extremely thick and heavy! Glass top not included.
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20th Century American Hollywood Regency Dining Room Tables

Materials

Lucite

Crystal Ball Table or Desk Lamp on Metal Base After Jacques Adnet
Located in London, GB
A crystal ball table or desk lamp with a nickel circular base, after a design by Jacques Adnet. The crystal ball swivels on the nickel base, sitting in a central leather lined hollow...
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21st Century and Contemporary English Table Lamps

Materials

Crystal

Desk or Dinning Table by Gianni Moscatelli for Formanova Steel Base,Italy, 1960s
By Formanova, Gianni Moscatelli
Located in Roma, IT
Dining table or desk designed by Gianni Moscatelli for Formanova, dated circa 1965. Large in size, steel structure and veneered rosewood top. Formanova was born from the creativity, ...
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Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Tables

Materials

Steel

Sculptural X-Base Desk by Franco Albini
By Franco Albini
Located in Atlanta, GA
Sculptural X-base desk, designed by Franco Albini, Italian. This design is circa 1949, this example is probably from the early 2000s.
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Early 20th Century European Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Glass, Pine

  • Sculptural X-Base Desk by Franco Albini
  • Sculptural X-Base Desk by Franco Albini
  • Sculptural X-Base Desk by Franco Albini
  • Sculptural X-Base Desk by Franco Albini
H 27.5 in. W 48 in. D 26 in.
Eames Contract Base Desk Chair
By Charles and Ray Eames
Located in Dronten, NL
Swiveling parchment fiberglass side chair designed by Charles and Ray Eames for Herman Miller. Original seat pad with brown fabric, easy to reupholster when desired. Height adjusta...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

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Aluminum

  • Eames Contract Base Desk Chair
  • Eames Contract Base Desk Chair
  • Eames Contract Base Desk Chair
  • Eames Contract Base Desk Chair
H 31.5 in. W 18.51 in. D 20.87 in.
Mahogany Wood Base / Sterling Silver Details Desk Accessory
Located in Hudson, NY
Mahogany wood base with sterling silver Greek key design details grained leather top desk accessory. The piece is in great vintage condition. Minor wear consistent with age / use. It...
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Vintage 1970s European Desk Sets

Materials

Sterling Silver

Grosfeld House Style Regency Plume Base Desk
By Grosfeld House
Located in Van Nuys, CA
This desk features a beautiful hand carved top with two pullout drawers (one on each side) which sit on two carved wood plume palm tree bases much like the leg and table bases made f...
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Vintage 1940s American Regency Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Wood

  • Grosfeld House Style Regency Plume Base Desk
  • Grosfeld House Style Regency Plume Base Desk
  • Grosfeld House Style Regency Plume Base Desk
  • Grosfeld House Style Regency Plume Base Desk
H 31.5 in. W 52 in. D 19.5 in.
Milo Baughman Rosewood X-Base Desk or Dining Table
By Milo Baughman
Located in Chicago, IL
Chrome X-base desk or dining table with solid rosewood top. Designed by Milo Baughman. Fully restored and refinished.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Chrome

Art Deco / Midcentury Desk Model Airplane with Marble Base, 1930s
Located in Buenos Aires, Olivos
Art Deco / midcentury desk model Airplane with marble base, 1930s. Airplane is mounted over a black and gold Italian base (Portoro). It has acrylic propellers. Item has been per...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern More Desk Accessories

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Marble, Bronze

Lucite and Powder Coated Chrome Tube Z-Base Desk Chair
Located in Stamford, CT
Vintage Lucite and white powder coated chrome tube Z-base desk chair with diagonal stripe twill cushion. Pair available, priced individually.  
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Vintage 1970s American Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

Materials

Chrome

Art Deco Era Weber-Costello 12 Inch Desk World Globe with Turned Wooden Base
By Weber
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This small Art Deco era desk World globe was made by the Weber-Costello Co. of Chicago Heights Illinois of the United States in 1921 in the period Art Deco style. The globe is printe...
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Early 20th Century American Art Deco More Desk Accessories

Materials

Brass

Bamboo Base Writing Desk, France, 1940s
Located in New York, NY
1940s French bamboo base writing desk with glass top. The desk has been recently refurbished and has a beautiful natural aged patina. Base measures 35 x 20. Glass top measures 48 ...
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Vintage 1940s French Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Bamboo, Glass

  • Bamboo Base Writing Desk, France, 1940s
  • Bamboo Base Writing Desk, France, 1940s
  • Bamboo Base Writing Desk, France, 1940s
  • Bamboo Base Writing Desk, France, 1940s
H 26.5 in. W 48 in. D 28 in.
Acrylic with Brass Horse Desk Base
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Acrylic with brass horse desk base.
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Late 20th Century American Desks and Writing Tables

  • Acrylic with Brass Horse Desk Base
  • Acrylic with Brass Horse Desk Base
  • Acrylic with Brass Horse Desk Base
  • Acrylic with Brass Horse Desk Base
H 30 in. W 16.5 in. D 30 in.
Contemporary Modern Desk With Chrome Base
By Milo Baughman
Located in Brooklyn, NY
This beautiful chrome base writing desk features Milo Baughman style chrome frame x-base, three drawers for storage and ample writing space perfect for any setting. This stylish cont...
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21st Century and Contemporary Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Chrome

  • Contemporary Modern Desk With Chrome Base
  • Contemporary Modern Desk With Chrome Base
  • Contemporary Modern Desk With Chrome Base
  • Contemporary Modern Desk With Chrome Base
H 30.5 in. W 47.5 in. D 23 in.
BOLSA DESK - Modern Wood Desk with a Dark Bronze Metallic Base
By Susan Hornbeak-Ortiz
Located in Laguna Niguel, CA
The Bolsa desk sends a strong statement of form and function. With unique cylindrical bases and a luxurious desktop, the Bolsa desk will be the jewel of any room. The Bolsa desk is o...
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2010s Italian Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Bronze Feather Pen in Malachite Base
Located in Tarrytown, NY
1940s bronze feather pen in a Malachite base.
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Vintage 1940s Desk Sets

Materials

Malachite

Hollywood Regency Style Faux Alligator Leather Desk With X-based Chrome Base
Located in Stamford, CT
Decorative faux alligator three-drawer leather top desk supported by an X-based Chrome Base
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20th Century American Hollywood Regency Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Leather

Italian Mid-Century Modern Wood Top and Steel Base Desk Table by Formanova,1970s
By Formanova
Located in MIlano, IT
Italian Mid-Century Modern wood top and steel base desk table by Formanova, 1970s Table desk with wood top with steel finish on the edge and solid steel structure with satin finish....
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Metal

Leather Top Desk with Barley Twist Base
Located in Troy, MI
Small English leather top writing desk in dark stained oak with brass hardware and beautifully carved barley twist legs and stretcher with finial. Single centre drawer, leather writi...
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Early 20th Century English Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

  • Leather Top Desk with Barley Twist Base
  • Leather Top Desk with Barley Twist Base
  • Leather Top Desk with Barley Twist Base
  • Leather Top Desk with Barley Twist Base
H 29 in. W 35.25 in. D 23.5 in.
Contemporary Goatskin Desk with Split Pedestal Base
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Outstanding desk with unique goatskin squares creating the top sitting over two Asian mahogany pedestal bases. The bases are fitted with a single drawer having a brushed nickel arrow...
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20th Century Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Animal Skin, Mahogany

Grey Concrete Base, x2 15w Wireless Charger
By Andrea Barra
Located in Milano, IT
A Concrete base, that quickly charge your phone, with a touch of magic. Realized with the care that Concrete requires. A powerful wireless charging technology ensures an efficient ...
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2010s European Minimalist Desk Sets

Materials

Concrete

  • Grey Concrete Base, x2 15w Wireless Charger
  • Grey Concrete Base, x2 15w Wireless Charger
  • Grey Concrete Base, x2 15w Wireless Charger
  • Grey Concrete Base, x2 15w Wireless Charger
H 0.6 in. W 4.73 in. D 9.45 in.
Tawny Color Leather X-Shaped Wood Base Desk in the Style of J. Adnet, circa 1980
By Jacques Adnet
Located in Miami, FL
Tawny patina leather top in the style of Jacques Adnet. Saddle stitching, the top is standing on two X-shaped legs. Three front drawers with a curved central one. A leather side c...
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Late 20th Century French Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Leather, Wood

Black Embossed Crocodile Leather Desk with Acrylic Base
By Venfield
Located in New York, NY
Black embossed crocodile leather desk with acrylic base. 1 floor sample shown in the images is available for immediate purchase. Also, customization is available in different sizes a...
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2010s American Modern Desks and Writing Tables

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Faux Leather, Acrylic, Lucite, Wood

1950s Wire Base Rotating Small Globe
Located in Hook, Hampshire
1950s wire base rotating small globe. Simple but stylish small globe with splayed wire legs. Workshop Report: Our workshop team inspect every product and carry out any needed r...
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Vintage 1950s Unknown More Desk Accessories

Materials

Metal

  • 1950s Wire Base Rotating Small Globe
  • 1950s Wire Base Rotating Small Globe
  • 1950s Wire Base Rotating Small Globe
  • 1950s Wire Base Rotating Small Globe
H 11.03 in. W 9.06 in. D 9.06 in.
Rock Crystal Sphere on Bronze Base
Located in Cypress, CA
Beautiful quality large rock crystal sphere on gilt bronze base depicting a intricate male bust.
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20th Century More Desk Accessories

Materials

Rock Crystal, Bronze

  • Rock Crystal Sphere on Bronze Base
  • Rock Crystal Sphere on Bronze Base
  • Rock Crystal Sphere on Bronze Base
  • Rock Crystal Sphere on Bronze Base
H 18 in. W 9 in. D 9 in.
Pair of Glass Spheres on Base
Located in Brussels, BE
Pair of glass spheres on base. Measures: Ø 20 cm.
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Mid-20th Century European Mid-Century Modern More Desk Accessories

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Glass

  • Pair of Glass Spheres on Base
  • Pair of Glass Spheres on Base
  • Pair of Glass Spheres on Base
  • Pair of Glass Spheres on Base
H 8.67 in. Dm 7.88 in.
Genuine Shagreen Desk with Polished Chrome X-Band Base
By Venfield
Located in New York, NY
Genuine shagreen desk with polished chrome X-band base.
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21st Century and Contemporary Philippine Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Chrome

Rose Quartz Sphere on Iron Base
Located in Dallas, TX
Very impressive polished rose quartz sphere on an iron base. A beautiful accessory!   
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20th Century More Desk Accessories

Materials

Rose Quartz

Quartz PI Disk with Rose Quartz Base
By Didoni
Located in Milan, IT
This astonishing Pi disk is inspired by the ancient Chinese tradition, representing eternity, the sun and sky, and courage and honor. The carved piece features as flat, clear quartz ...
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2010s Italian Modern More Desk Accessories

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Quartz, Metal, Gold

  • Quartz PI Disk with Rose Quartz Base
  • Quartz PI Disk with Rose Quartz Base
  • Quartz PI Disk with Rose Quartz Base
  • Quartz PI Disk with Rose Quartz Base
H 19.69 in. W 8.67 in. D 8.67 in.
Spirit of Ecstasy (Bronze) on a Marble base
Located in Hong Kong, HK
Small statue in Bronze which represent the Spirit of Ecstasy made by Jean Patoue (1887-1936), which stand on a grey Marble base. This object could be display as a decoration piece o...
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Antique Early 19th Century French More Desk Accessories

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Marble, Bronze

  • Spirit of Ecstasy (Bronze) on a Marble base
  • Spirit of Ecstasy (Bronze) on a Marble base
  • Spirit of Ecstasy (Bronze) on a Marble base
  • Spirit of Ecstasy (Bronze) on a Marble base
H 10.24 in. W 3.55 in. D 3.75 in.
Mid-Century Modern Unique Rock Pedestal Base
Located in National City, CA
For your consideration, a. rock pedestal base. Dimensions: 12" L x 6" D x 3/4" thick. Bottom covered with brown felt.
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Vintage 1960s Brazilian More Desk Accessories

Materials

Stone

Vintage Helikon Burled Top Desk Table on a Bronze Base
Located in Pasadena, TX
Mid century table or desk with a burled wood top and a bronze base. Pencil drawer. This piece can work as a table or a desk.
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Bronze

Spencer & Company Regency Desk with Silver Leaf Metal Base
By Spencer & Company
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Vintage 1960s Spencer and Company Hollywood Regency desk mounted on a metal base with a silver leaf finish. The top is finished in a combination of green and white colors with a sil...
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Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Metal

Pair of Malachite Spheres on Bronze Base
Located in Dallas, TX
Lovely pair of malachite spheres on a bronze base. Very fine quality!
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21st Century and Contemporary More Desk Accessories

Materials

Malachite

Italian Chrome X-Base Trestle Dining Table or Writing Desk
By Pace Collection
Located in San Leandro, CA
Rarely seen X-base trestle style dining table base that can be used as either a dining table or writing desk. The base will easily support a glass or stone top as large as 48 x 108 x...
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Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Stone, Chrome

Large Desk with Cherry top and faux painted base
Located in Washington, DC
Great desk with beautiful cherry top and Gothic column legs, faux marble sides. May have been used in a church. there are two coin slots at one end, above a drawer with a lock...a co...
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Antique 19th Century French Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Cherry

  • Large Desk with Cherry top and faux painted base
  • Large Desk with Cherry top and faux painted base
  • Large Desk with Cherry top and faux painted base
  • Large Desk with Cherry top and faux painted base
H 29.25 in. W 83.25 in. D 27.5 in.
Vintage German Made Globe, Globe Terrestre Wooden Base
Located in Casteren, Noord-Brabant
Nice vintage globe, issued in the 1960s by Professor Doctor Arthur Krause. The globe has a wooden base, oak. The sphere itself is made of cardboard covered with paper. The protracto...
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Vintage 1960s German Modern More Desk Accessories

Materials

Wood

Jumbo Collection Shinto Writing Desk in Wood and Brass Base
By Jumbo Collection
Located in Cantu, IT
Perfect centre piece for executive and presidential offices, Shinto writing desk features a sculptural design and an exclusive composition, with a soft nabuk top, a structure in prec...
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21st Century and Contemporary Italian Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

Metal Viewer with Rectangular Base, 20th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Viewer on rectangular base in silver metal. Viewfinder fixed on an axis with graduation to calculate its vertical angles and supported in turn on a rectangular plate, all made of sil...
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20th Century Unknown Other More Desk Accessories

Materials

Metal, Other

  • Metal Viewer with Rectangular Base, 20th Century
  • Metal Viewer with Rectangular Base, 20th Century
  • Metal Viewer with Rectangular Base, 20th Century
  • Metal Viewer with Rectangular Base, 20th Century
H 5.91 in. W 4.73 in. D 7.88 in.
Art Deco Cut-Glass and English Sterling Silver Inkwell
By William Base & Sons
Located in London, GB
A really handsome vintage art deco inkwell, beautifully shaped and star cut on the underside. The collar and hinged lid is made from sterling silver and the top of the lid beautifull...
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Vintage 1920s English Art Deco Inkwells

Materials

Sterling Silver

Modern Desk with Black Top and Chrome Base
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Modern desk made in solid wood and lacquered finish sitting on a chrome base. The desk has one drawer and a sliding tray for the keyboard. The piece is heavy and well made howe...
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1990s American Modern Desks

Materials

Chrome

Edward Wormley for Dunbar Desk with Brass Base
By Edward Wormley, Dunbar Furniture
Located in Dallas, TX
An oak and ash desk with brass base and hardware. Designed by Edward Wormley for Dunbar.
Category

Vintage 1960s Desks

Materials

Brass

Clifford Pascoe White Laminate Desk with Hairpin Iron Base, 1950s
By Clifford Pascoe
Located in Bedford Hills, NY
Very cool and rare Clifford Pascoe white laminate desk with one centre drawer. Formica around solid wood frame mounted on hairpin iron base.
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Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Iron

Horn Tone Neutral Finish X Base Campaign Desk with Brass Hardware
By Baker Furniture Company
Located in Rockaway, NJ
Mid-Century Modern grey to white wash horn tone Campaign desk. Glossy finish clear coat finish. Beautiful oval brass accent medallion in the center of the top.
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20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Mahogany

Scroll Base Writing Desk in the Style of Karl Springer
By Karl Springer
Located in San Leandro, CA
Impressive scale and quality workmanship define this waterfall writing table with scrolling base clad in tessellated fossilized coral. The desk is in excellent original condition and...
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Vintage 1980s American Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Coral

Vintage Bernhardt Campaign Style Sawhorse Base Writing Desk Brass Hardware
By Bernhardt
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Vintage Bernhardt Campaign style double sawhorse base writing desk. Great to refinish. Item details brass accents, finished back, three dovetailed drawers, quality American craftsman...
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Mid-20th Century American Campaign Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Brass

Eugene Dietzen Cast Iron Small Drafting Work Desk Tripod Base
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Eugene Dietzen cast iron small drafting work desk tripod base. Listing is for base only. Heavy cast iron construction, adjustable height and tilt head, circa early 20th century. Meas...
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20th Century American Industrial Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Iron

Art Deco Italian Marble Sphere on a Black Wood Base, c. 1930
Located in Aci Castello, IT
An onyx marble sphere in perfect conditions, it has been mounted on a black wood base in the Thirties.
Category

Mid-20th Century Italian Art Deco More Desk Accessories

Materials

Marble

Campaign Desk with Brass Trimmed Corners on Folding Sawhorse Base
Located in New York, NY
A Campaign Desk having Brass Trimmed Corners and Three Drawers on Folding Sawhorse Base,
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Vintage 1970s French Desks and Writing Tables

Pietrina Checcacci Cast Bronze Fingers Letter Holder with Granite Base
By Pietrina Checcacci
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Cast bronze legs letter holder by Italian-Brazilian artist Pietrina Checcacci. The small weighted object features a patinated bronze set of fingers that are separated to store envelo...
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Mid-20th Century Brazilian Modern More Desk Accessories

Materials

Granite, Bronze

Ward Bennett Brickel Executive Desk Chair Bronze Base
By Ward Bennett
Located in Pasadena, TX
Brickel Ward Bennett Best known for his interiors, Mr. Bennett`s projects include residence in New York, London, Venice and Rome, as well as his own quarter--a Manhattan apartment ...
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Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

Materials

Bronze

German 1890s Columbus Volksglobus Terrestrial Globe with Circular Wooden Base
By Columbus Volksglobus
Located in Atlanta, GA
A German Columbus Volksglobus terrestrial globe from the late 19th century, with metal protractor and circular wooden base. Created in Germany during the last decade of the 19th cent...
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Antique Late 19th Century German More Desk Accessories

Materials

Metal

French Modernist Macassar Ebony Desk with Polished Nickel Base and Hardware
Located in Troy, MI
Circa late 1930s / early 1940s French high style modernist desk with dramatically grained Macassar ebony wood desktop and storage. Desktop is supported by ebonised spheres that sit a...
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Early 20th Century French Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Nickel

Executive Rosewood Desk by Herbert Hirche with Sculpted Cast Aluminium Base
By Herbert Hirche, Christian Holzäpfel
Located in Renens, CH
Executive rosewood desk by Herbert Hirche with sculpted cast aluminium base. Herbert Hirche was a German architect and designer who, after studying at the Bauhaus in Dessau, worke...
Category

Vintage 1960s German Modern Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Aluminum

Large Rattan Executive Desk with Stacked Base and Solid Mahogany Top
Located in Van Nuys, CA
Restored very large stacked rattan desk, with Filipino mahogany top. Drawer fronts, side panels, and top. The desk features a center drawer and six side drawers. Beautiful stacked ra...
Category

Vintage 1940s American Desks and Writing Tables

Materials

Rattan

Modern Light Gray Fabric Desk Chair with Walnut Base
By Lunchstudio
Located in Mexico, MX
Helsinki collection. Helsinki desk chair: simple, elegant, comfortable. Available in oak and walnut base or in custom materials, may be upholstered with variety of fabrics and colors...
Category

2010s North American Modern Office Chairs and Desk Chairs

Materials

Fabric, Walnut

Custom Genuine Watersnake Python Writing Desk with Stainless Steel X Band Base
By Venfield
Located in New York, NY
Customizable options: Finish textile size hardware.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Mid-Century Modern Desks and Writ...

Materials

Stainless Steel

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