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Neoclassical English Mahogany Secretary



Neoclassical English mahogany secretary with roll-top and ebonized inlay. Secondary woods are English oak and fruitwood. Roll-top pulls are gilded brass and all other exterior pulls turned wood. Interior pulls are brass. Gilded line decoration adorns inner drawers, which open and close without a hint of difficulty. Leather-covered writing surface lifts and is embossed and gilded, circa 1820-1840.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 46 in. (116.84 cm)Width: 44 in. (111.76 cm)Depth: 22 in. (55.88 cm)
  • Style
    Neoclassical (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1820-1840
  • Condition
    Repaired: Marble top repaired. Leather on writing surface not original. All joints tightened and inner drawers stabilized and strengthened. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading. Some bowing of inner drawer section - does not interfere with functionality and ease of opening and closing drawers. Repaired break on marble top. Writing surface pulls out to 37 inches deep at 26 inches high.
  • Seller Location
    Houston, TX
  • Reference Number
    Seller: M05011stDibs: LU984719589132

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  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity. We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Houston, TX
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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