19th Century English Desk with Folding Privacy Walls

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A rare 19th century English desk made of oak with a clam-shell top and side walls that lock into place with brass hardware. The carved privacy walls have a gentle curved edge and the case is fronted by one large drawer and a frame detailed case. The desk sits on turned and fluted legs. Each side has a push button mechanism to release and fold down the side panels, and the top panel has a locking arm release. Unique style of writing table that folds discreetly and function as a common desk.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    Regency
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    1850
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    30 in. H x 40 in. W x 24 in. D
    76 cm H x 102 cm W x 61 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Oakland, CA
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU155523577312
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1stdibs seller since 2015

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Located in Oakland, CA

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