This is a perfect example of a mahogany Victorian partners desk from the late 19th century. We are pleased to be able to offer you this large and imposing 6ft wide Victorian mahogany crossbanded antique partners desk with an abundance of useful storage and work space and dating from around 1880.
This is a fine antique late Victorian mahogany inlaid and crossbanded pedestal partners desk that demonstrates exactly why desks of this sort are always popular. A desk is a piece of furniture that, in its simplest form, is just a functional item – most office desks are nothing much to look at but they fulfill a vital role in the smooth running of many businesses. Then you have desks which are also functional but which look great into the bargain – this is such a desk. Lots of storage, a huge writing area with a sumptuous decorative leather working surface and thr added advantage of being a tru partners desk – able to accomodate two people, one either side.
A Victorian Partners Desk That Sets A Standard
This desk is made from beautiful flame mahogany with satinwood, ebony and boxwood crossbanding and features a gilt tooled green leather writing surface.
In terms of storage it is fitted with three frieze drawers to either side of the desk. One side of the desk has three further drawers in each pedestal while the other side has a cupboard in each pedestal, the drawer linings are all made of solid mahgoany and the drawers are all of a useful size. The cupboards and drawers are all fitted with locks and keys are provided – these are the original locks and keys, a rare find these days.
The sides of the desk are beautifully panelled and also have crossbanded decoration. This desk is still fitted with the original brass handles, working locks and keys.
Here is a superb Victorian partners desk that will be equally at home in a home study or in a commercial office – why not match it up with one of our fantastic leather desk chairs including our ever-popular “Captains Chair”.
Condition & Price
This Victorian partners desk is in excellent condition having been beautifully restored in our own workshops by our own craftsmen. The price of this desk is £6750.
Please use the photographs supplied to satisfy yourself as to the condition of this fine desk or, better still, come and see it for yourself at our London showroom. There are more photographs to be seen here: https://www.regentantiques.com/itemDetails/08818-Antique-6ft–Victorian-Mahogany-Crossbanded-Partners-Pedestal-Desk–19th-C
If you cannot visit our showroom then please feel free to contact our in-house experts who will be pleased to assist and to answer any questions that you might have about this item or any of our other desks. Please mention the reference number for this desk, which is 8818, when contacting us.
Will It Fit? Dimensions
This is a large desk that requires plenty of space if it is to be used and admired as much as it deserves. With this in mind please take careful note of the dimensions which are as follows: 83cm high x 182cm wide x 121cm deep – equivalent to, in inches: Height 2 feet, 9 inches x Width 6 feet x Depth 4 feet. Remember to take into account that this is a partners desk, finished on all sides, which does not have to be placed against a wall.
Packing & Shipping
If you live outside of the mainland UK then this desk can still be packed and shipped to you by our team of specialists. Please request a shipping quotation by visiting this link.