19th Century Chinese Pedestal Desk

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A 19th century Chinese elmwood doctor's pedestal desk with two drawers and brass hardware.

Pagoda Red Collection #: CAI005


Keywords: Desk, writing, table, sofa table, console
Details
Place of Origin
China
Date of Manufacture
c. 1850
Period
19th Century
Materials and Techniques
Elm
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
30 in. H x 59 in. W x 25.5 in. D
76 cm H x 150 cm W x 65 cm D
Dealer Location
Chicago, IL
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
U12073082002281
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