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18th Century Swedish Baroque Period Secretary with Library in Original Paint



A Swedish Baroque period slant-front secretary from the 18th century in two parts with arched cornice and shaped apron. Brass hardware and original locks, circa 1770. The paint has been hand-scraped down to the original paint surface. The slant-front opens to reveal 12 small drawers and a centre pigeon hole behind the writing surface. The raised panel doors of the upper library bookcase are adorned with brass escutcheons and open to reveal three small drawers and inner shelves, including a slotted spoon rack. The desk surface height is 31.13 inches and the depth with the desk open is 33.44 inches.


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