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Antique Bureau, English, Georgian, Desk, Mahogany, Late 18th Century, circa 1790



This is an antique bureau. An English, Georgian desk crafted from mahogany in the late 18th century, circa 1790. Quality craftsmanship in select mahogany with a polished finish Good consistent color and grain interest throughout Generous and comfortable working height with a fitted desk interior Benefiting from an inset, gold tooled, English green skiver Raised on bracket feet all round with a swagged apron A full compliment of four, full width, graduated drawers Solid brass handles over pressed brass backplates with acorn decoration Florally etched keyhole escutcheons over original locks, key absent The fall opens to reveal fitted interior desk space The central cupboard flanked by three cubbies either side Over a pair of two, broad stationery drawers The drawers slide smoothly and are dressed with pulls A fine and practical example of an antique bureau with solid joints and construction. Delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home. Dimensions: Max width: 105cm (41.25'') Max depth: 50cm (19.75'') Max height: 109.5cm (43'').


  • Dimensions
    Height: 43.12 in. (109.5 cm)Width: 41.34 in. (105 cm)Depth: 19.69 in. (50 cm)
  • Style
    Georgian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1790
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Presented in very good antique condition.
  • Seller Location
    Hele, Devon, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 18.59371stDibs: LU2645315378552

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    to United States 0, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Hele, Devon, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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