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Antique Secretary Bookcase

$12,232.15

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Antique secretaire or secretary bookcase, this is an especially fine piece of furniture made from fine quality figured fiddle back mahogany with mahogany lined drawers and a desk drawer with writing slope and sections for writing materials including a drawer within a drawer pull out pen and ink holder. English circa 1790 Measures: 150cm / 59" wide at surface 153cm / 60¼" wide at cornice 188cm / 74" high max 61cm / 24" deep max.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 74 in. (187.96 cm)Width: 60.25 in. (153.04 cm)Depth: 24 in. (60.96 cm)
  • Style
    George III (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1790
  • Condition
    This bookcase would benefit from restoration and a new baize or leather writing surface. We have the facility to carry this work out prior to shipping but this will affect delivery times of course. Contact us for restoration and shipping options.
  • Seller Location
    Gloucestershire, GB
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU949418864122

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    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: Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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Located in Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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