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Antique Watchmaker’s or Jeweler’s Oak Workbench or Tall Desk, 1920s
A wonderful 1920s watchmaker’s or jeweler’s multi-drawer oak workbench that’s a good height and size to serve as a standing desk when not seated on a tall stool or chair. We can also...
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American American Craftsman Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Stone, Iron, Brass

20th Century Lcquered Chinoiserie Wood with Marble Top French Secrétaire, 1920
French secrétaire from the early 20th century. Furniture in chinoiserie lacquered wood with oriental style views and high quality characters. Secrétaire adorned with gilded and chise...
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French Early 20th Century Desks

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Marble, Bronze

Cocktail Table in the Form of a Small Executive Desk
Whimsical mahogany and leather cocktail table in the form of an executive desk. Perfect for a study or library. The red leather top with three upper working drawers below. The side d...
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American Edwardian Early 20th Century Desks

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Leather, Mahogany

Antique French Louis XV Style Kingwood and Marquetry Bureau de Dame
A very attractive late 19th century French Louis XV Rococo style kingwood and marquetry bureau de dame retailed circa 1900 by the renowned firm S & H Jewell of London. Of bombé form ...
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French Louis XV Early 20th Century Desks

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Brass

Embossed Leather French Louis XVI Writing Table Bureau Plat with Trays
This is a fine quality 1920s era mahogany French desk that has a superb gold tooled leather top and a pair of pull out tablet trays for additional space. The desk needs just a profes...
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French Louis XVI Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Mahogany

Antique Painted Shop Counter
This wonderful antique shop counter/desk has a light three plank pine top and an antique painted finish on the bottom. The counter, finished on all sides has one long drawer, divided...
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French Rustic Early 20th Century Desks

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Pine

Oak Art Deco Haagse School Roll Top Desk by Allan & Co. Rotterdam, 1920s
By Allan & Co.
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Rare and hard to find Art Deco Haagse School roll top desk. Solid oak with ebonized handles. Striking Dutch design from the 1920s. By pulling down the roll top at the back, this s...
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Dutch Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Oak

Fine French Art Deco Sycamore Desk by R. Damon & Bertaux
By Damon & Bertaux
Located in Long Island City, NY
In sycamore, with three drawers, refined gilded bronze handles, floral stencil details and original leather top.    Signed R. Damon & Bertaux, Paris - on desk and chairs.
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French Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Bronze

Fine Quality English Carlton House Desk in Mahogany Book Holder and Leather 1920
By Maple & Co.
Located in Swedesboro, NJ
Beautiful original antique desk. Large measures 61 wide x 39 1/4 tall x 33 deep. Gorgeous design and good condition. Features a flip out book holder under the leather writing surface.
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English Sheraton Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Mahogany

Council Chamber Desks Chairs and Armchairs, Italy, 1920
Found in an old palace in Verona, the council chamber, in solid oakwood, is preserved in an excellent way. It is composed of a large chair with a platform where the council chair sit...
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Italian Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Leather, Oak

Antique Mahogany Writing Bureau
Fine quality antique mahogany bureau in good original condition, which I would date to circa 1910 period. It has a gilt metal pierced gallery on the top, plus gilt handles, mounts an...
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British Neoclassical Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Leather, Mahogany

Renaissance Revival Style Solid Oak Desk with Walnut Burl, Early 20th Century
Effective, large, massive and very comfortable desk, made in the early twentieth century in the style of the Renaissance revival, in a solid oak and finished with four beautiful waln...
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European Renaissance Revival Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak, Walnut, Burl

Antique Louis XVI Ebonized Desk
By Kittinger Furniture Company
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This antique Louis XVI desk has been fully restored, is made out of solid mahogany wood, and has been newly stained in a rich ebonized color with a lacquered finish and gilt molding ...
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American Louis XVI Antique Early 20th Century Desks

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Brass, Bronze

Perfectly Hand Carved Arts & Crafts Oak Ladies Desk with Red Leather Inlaid Top
Beautiful and practical antique ladies desk from 1890-1910. This two-piece, early Arts & Crafts era ladies desk is another great example of the quality of the workmanship in the l...
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European Arts and Crafts Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Leather, Oak, Glass

Vintage 1900s French Drafting Table
Attributed to Kahn Freres, 1900s. Rare antique French adjustable industrial drafting table. Original green metal base and rich patina wood top. Pencil tray. Original weight mecha...
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French Industrial Early 20th Century Desks

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Iron

Stunning Edwardian Burr Walnut Writing Bureau Brown Leather Writing Surface
We are delighted to offer for sale this lovely vintage Edwardian burr walnut writing bureau with drop front brown leather writing surface A good looking well made and decorative p...
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English Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

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Walnut

Louis XV Single Drawer French Provincial Style Stained Wood Bureau Plat
Louis XV French Provincial style stained wood single drawer desk or bureau plat. Lovely classical metal drawer pull, cabriolet legs. Roomy desk top.
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French Louis XV Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Chestnut

WWll Era Portable Officer's Feild Desk, circa 1942
About A steel and metal U.S. Military portable officer's field desk with leather handles, multiple inner wooden drawers and document tray, brass pulls and original ink wells. The ...
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American Industrial Early 20th Century Desks

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Brass, Metal, Steel

English Country House George V Walnut Pedestal Desk, 1920
Walnut 1920s pedestal desk This Walnut 1920s pedestal desk is in the Georgian style and was retailed by Harrods or another top retailer of the day. It was painstakingly made to rep...
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English George I Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

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Walnut

Six Bin German Cigar Rolling Factory Table
This Six Bin Cigar factory table was used to hand roll cigars in a German factory. Cuban cigars were very popular in Germany, who had strong business ties with Cuba. In Germany, the ...
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German Other Early 20th Century Desks

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Wood

Four Bin German Cigar Rolling Factory Table
This Four Bin Cigar factory table was used to hand roll cigars in a German factory. Cuban cigars were very popular in Germany, who had strong business ties with Cuba. In Germany, the...
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German Other Early 20th Century Desks

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Wood

Antique French Louis XVI-Style Library Desk
An early 20th century French Louis XVI-style mahogany library desk featuring black paint, gilt brass, and gilt-edged calf leather. The desk retains the original locks and keys and th...
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French Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Leather, Mahogany

Axel Hjorth Desk
By Axel Einar Hjorth
Located in New York, NY
A wonderful Swedish decorative desk From the aroma series in stained birch by Axel Hjorth. Original label.
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Swedish Art Deco Early 20th Century Desks

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Birch

Antique Edwardian Painted Carlton House Writing Desk, 1900
Exceptional antique Edwardian hand painted Carlton house desk, circa 1900. Lots of storage. Finished on all sides.
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English Edwardian Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Wood, Mahogany, Paint

Heal's Art Deco Desk in Weathered Oak
By Heal's
Located in Edenbridge, Kent
A great example of Heal's design and craftsmanship, this Art Deco corner desk in weathered oak was first illustrated in the Heal’s furniture catalogue for 1933. This piece will be...
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English Art Deco Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak

Gilbert Rohde 'Paldao' Desk for Herman Miller
By Gilbert Rohde
Located in Middlesex, NJ
Gilbert Rohde 'Paldao' desk for Herman Miller.
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American Art Deco Early 20th Century Desks

Turn of the Century Campaign Desk
Very nice 1910 leather top Campaign desk with brass hardware.
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Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Wood

Mahogany Art Deco Amsterdam School Pedestal Desk by Willem Raedecker, 1920
Magnificent and extremely rare Art Deco Amsterdam School pedestal desk. Design by Willem Raedecker. Striking Dutch design from the 1920s. Mahogany with hand carved Macassar ebony ...
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Dutch Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Macassar, Mahogany

French Directoire Style Mahogany Bureau Plat, Early 20th Century
An early 20th century Directoire style mahogany bureau plat/desk featuring embossed brown leather top, 4 drawers, 2 slides and tapered legs ending brass feet.  
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French Directoire Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Leather, Mahogany

Late 19th Century Kidney Shaped Desk in the Manner of Edwards & Roberts
By Edwards & Roberts
Located in Northwich, GB
In the manner of Edwards & Roberts, a late 19th century inlaid mahogany kidney shaped nine drawer pedestal desk, on tapering square supports Edwards and Roberts were one of the be...
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British Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Lovely Mahogany Edwardian Period Chippendale Style Pedestal Desk
A lovely mahogany Edwardian Period Chippendale style pedestal desk. Having a rectangular solid mahogany top with a gadrooned moulded edge with a green inset leather writing surface w...
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Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Renaissance-Revival Desk in Black Umber with Trestle Base, Grand Rapids
A Renaissance-revival desk or sofa table in walnut with dark, ebonized umber finish & featuring beautiful carvings that include decorative moldings, linen fold panels & acanthus foli...
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American Renaissance Revival Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Oak Art Deco Amsterdam School Ladies Desk by Willem Penaat
By Willem Penaat 1
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Elegant and rare Art Deco Amsterdam School ladies desk by Willem Penaat for Metz & Co., Amsterdam. Oak with original ebonized handles and legs. In good original condition with min...
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Dutch Art Deco Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak

Regency 1900s English Partner Desk
This Regency 1900s English partner desk has been restored, is made out of solid mahogany wood, and has been newly finished in an ebonized color with a lacquered finish. This executiv...
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English Regency Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Bronze

Edwardian English Country House Marquetry Inlaid Satinwood Desk, circa 1900
By Thomas Sheraton
Located in Salisbury, Wiltshire
Edwardian inlaid satinwood desk Here we have this Edwardian desk made in inlaid satinwood, that was made in one of the finest workshops of the period. Imagine the exquisite English c...
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English Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Satinwood

Writing Bureau Designed by Bruno Mathsson for Karl Mathsson, Sweden, 1934
By Bruno Mathsson
Located in Stockholm, SE
Rosewood and birch.  
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Swedish Scandinavian Modern Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Birch, Rosewood

Solid Mahogany and Satinwood Banded Edwardian Period Pedestal Desk
The rectangular solid mahogany top banded in satinwood and with an inset olive green leather writing surface with gilt and blind tooled detail. The front having an arrangement of nin...
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Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Antique Willow Desk and Chair
Antique willow desk and chair in dark natural finish. Desk measures 35" tall, 30" wide, 21" deep.
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American Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Willow

Early 20th Century Mahogany Bureau
Early 20th century mahogany bureau the sloped, edge-moulded fall front supported on side lopers and enclosing banks of pigeon holes above small drawers flanking a central door and tu...
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English Edwardian Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Edwardian Mahogany and Satinwood Cross-Banded Kidney Shaped Writing Desk
By Wylie & Lochhead
Located in Northwich, GB
Edwardian mahogany and satinwood cross-banded kidney shaped writing desk. The shaped top above an arrangement of eleven drawers with circular brass ring handles and low square taper...
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Scottish Edwardian Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Edwards & Roberts Mahogany Serpentine Front Ladies Desk
By Edwards and Roberts
Located in Northwich, GB
An Edwards & Roberts mahogany serpentine front ladies desk with leather inset top and cast brass gallery (a/f), with single frieze drawer and six flanking short drawers featuring Cop...
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British Chippendale Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Early 20th Century Walnut Desk by Waring and Gillow
By Waring & Gillow
Located in Northwich, GB
An early 20th century walnut desk, with tooled leather writing surface, five drawers and raised on cabriole legs, signed “Waring & Gillow” in the Chippendale style Gillows of La...
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British Chippendale Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Inlaid French Bureau Plat / Writing Table
This early 20th century inlaid bureau plat features an attractive inlaid kingwood harlequin pattern along the front, sides and back. The brass-mounted mahogany legs are each inlaid w...
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French Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak, Kingwood, Boxwood

Stunning & Quality Carved Gothic Revival Desk with Church Window Panels & Guards
Wonderful Gothic Revival desk with an amazing presence and patina. If you like Gothic Revival furniture then we are certain you will like this quality made and quality carved Gothic...
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European Gothic Revival Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Wrought Iron

Rare Chinese Export Dragons Phoenix Bird Writing Table Desk and Matching Chair
We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning hand carved Chinese export desk and matching armchair with dragons and phoenix birds A very good looking and well made set. I’ve n...
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Chinese Chinese Export Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Wood

Edwardian Satinwood and Marquetry Traveling Desk Compendium and Stand
Adam's style traveling desk with floral marquetry inlay. Interior features extensive compartments with drawers, cubby holes and letter slots complete with all original contents that ...
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English Edwardian Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Satinwood

Custom Finished Modern Natural Cerused Arts & Crafts Column Desk
By Gustav Stickley
Located in Houston, TX
Custom finished modern natural cerused Arts & Crafts column desk - Arts & Crafts movement - Made out of tiger oak - Beautifully finished in a white wash with cerused grain. - cir...
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North American Arts and Crafts Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak

Louis XV Style Ladies Writing Desk in Rosewood with Marquetry, France
A lovely and beautifully-crafted Belle Époque lady's writing desk in the Louis XV style in fine rosewood with satinwood line inlays and marquetry. Slant top has an inlaid swag with f...
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French Louis XV Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Brass, Bronze

Art Deco Period Verre Églomisé Mirrored Pedestal Desk, Early 20th Century
This wonderful desk/ dressing table is outfitted with 7 drawers, the two bottom drawers being set up for either letter or legal size filing. Each of the other drawers is lined in a b...
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Unknown Art Deco Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mirror

Old Sea Salvaged Patina Vintage Industrial Metal Tall End Table Petite Simmons
1920s fire-proof bankers telephone table by Simmons Furniture Company. Very worn out and rusted, we deeply cleaned, and waxed this piece. There are holes to the top surface, and the ...
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American Industrial Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Steel

English Walnut Secretary
Offering this stunning English walnut burled wood secretary. Starting on the bottom with a slightly raised foot. There are 3 drawers on the bottom. Above that there is a drop door th...
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American Art Deco Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Burl

Edwardian Oak Roll Top Desk
A superb large roll top desk with spectacular interior recently repolished to its original dark oak finish. With deep fielded (bevel edged) panels to the rear and sides. This desk lo...
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English Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak

Antique Arts & Crafts Oak Folding Work Table by Larkin, circa 1910
By Larkin & Co.
Located in Big Flats, NY
An antique Arts & Crafts work or sewing table by Larkin offers oak construction with case having three drawers, paneled sides and shaped skirt surmounted by fold up work surface prov...
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American Arts and Crafts Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak

Edwardian Mahogany Ladies Writing Desk
A very attractive mahogany ladies writing desk with a strong French Rococo influence. It has two side drawers and a central compartment fitted for letters and an inkwell. The top has...
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English Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Mahogany

Rare Adolf Meyer Bauhaus Blonde Desk Keyed Smart Tambour Doors, Germany
By Adolf Meyer
Located in National City, CA
For your pleasure: historical vintage working desk from Germany, (holocaust survivor's estate.) The desk was shipped to the USA as the family escaped Germany. The desk is attributed ...
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German Bauhaus Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Wood

Antique Italian Inlaid Mixed Wood Musical Instruments Writing Desk
Antique Italian mixed wood cylinder form front writing desk. Oval inlay designs of musical instruments, sheet music and rose details. Bronze mounts and a top brass pierced gallery. P...
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European Other Vintage Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Wood

Early 20th Century Walnut Art Deco Writing Desk
The writing desk is made of solid walnut wood. The desk is from circa 1925 and can be opened with a storage compartment. The foldable writing board is weighted on the underside with ...
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German Art Deco Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Walnut

Edwardian Oak Bureau
A good quality solid oak writing bureau from the Edwardian Period. The galleried top gives way to a double paneled fall with a very well fitted interior complete with the original le...
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English Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Desks

Materials

Oak

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