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Eldred Wheeler Handmade Tiger Maple "The Greatest Secretary" Desk / Secretary

$25,000

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The Eldred Wheeler Company is known to have handcrafted absolutely the best furniture of the 20th century. The earliest pieces, when each was handmade, are highly sought-after and collected. This secretary, a flagship piece for Eldred Wheeler, was created for co-founder Bill Wheeler himself and has remained in his personal collection for almost 40 years. Careful assembly of each piece of hand-picked, highly figured tiger maple was overseen by Mr. Wheeler’s partner, Emmett Eldred. This spectacular piece of Americana was donated by Mr. Wheeler to South Shore Conservatory as an item to be monetized solely for the benefit of SSC and the Mission to provide access to the arts for all on the South Shore. 100% of the proceeds from the sale will go to SSC. Eldred Wheeler furniture remains highly collectible. We think you’ll agree that this unique piece is a great value at $25,000. Mr. Wheeler will personally present the secretary, with an inscription to suit the buyer, along with a signed hardcover copy of, “Eldred Wheeler: A Collector’s Guide.” Dimensions as follows: Height 88 1/2”, width 38”, depth 22”.

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