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Rare Victorian Burr Oak & Walnut Merryweather London 1885 Stamped Desk, Leather

$4,049.91

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We are delighted to offer for sale this stunning original Victorian Merryweather Holloway London 1885 stamped burr walnut and oak twin pedestal desk A very fine desk indeed, made by the geniuses at Merryweather Holloway in the late Victorian era. The desk has the original silver leaf embossed green leather top. The timber cuts are absolutely sublime, its heavily burred and burled all-over The desk has been cleaned waxed and polished from top to bottom, it’s in ready to go original condition. I can have it restored to gallery perfect condition to include the leather top being hand dyed a wonderful brown color, the timber can be washed back and French polished, it’s not necessary at all but if you want absolutely mint perfection it can be done This piece splits into three easy to transport pieces Dimensions: Height 79cm Width 124cm Depth 67cm Legroom: Height 63cm Width 54cm This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses. Condition: Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade.

Details

  • Creator
    Merryweather and Sons 1 (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 31.11 in. (79 cm)Width: 48.82 in. (124 cm)Depth: 26.38 in. (67 cm)
  • Style
    Victorian (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1885
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU2823320422472

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    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

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

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