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Federal Partners' Desk in Mahogany, Philadelphia, circa 1820


A beautiful and rare Philadelphia partners desk in mahogany with gadrooned top and apron resting on center pedestal with carved baluster and legs, and ending in brass casters with lions' paw feet. Offers a total of four drawers, with two on each side, American, circa 1820. Measures: 55 1/2" wide x 34 1/2" deep x 30" high. Why is this listed in good condition not excellent? "Excellent - Like new or has never been used. Absolutely no scratches or wear. Has no structural issues and is in perfect condition." This Philadelphia partners desk in mahogany is in very good to excellent condition being an antique that has been restored and French polished. There may be minor surface imperfections consistent with age and use but there are no mechanical or structural issues.


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  • Condition
    Good. French-polished mahogany, brass key escutcheons, original brass lions' paw feet. Comes with a glass top..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 30 in. x W 55.5 in. x D 34.5 in.

    H 76.2 cm x W 140.97 cm x D 87.63 cm

  • Seller location
    Miami, FL
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