This is a compact antique Victorian pedestal desk which we have dated to have been made around 1860 and which is offered for sale in truly excellent condition.
The desk is made from carefully selected flame mahogany of the very finest quality as a close inspection of the photographs supplied will confirm. The desk top writing surface is inset with a rectangular green leather insert which has been gold tooled and also features an attractive ogee moulded edge which has elegantly rounded corners.
To provide storage there are three good sized drawers located in the frieze in addition to three short graduated drawers located in each of the pedestals.
This Victorian pedestal desk still has it’s original handles and locks and it stands on sturdy brass castors for ease of movement around the room as required.
This antique pedestal desk is supplied complete with working locks and key for secure storage of your stationery, correspondence and private papers. To the rear, this desk is nicely finished and, as such, does not necessarily have to be placed against a wall, as can be seen from the following photograph.
What Condition is this Antique Pedestal Desk in?
This Victorian desk has been carefully and sympathetically restored in our own workshops, by our own craftsmen and is therefore offered for sale in truly excellent condition. We urge you to take a very close look at the photographs supplied in order to satisfy yourself as to the condition. Better still, why not pay a visit to our London showroom and see this Victorian pedestal desk for yourself.
A Lovely Victorian Pedestal Desk – But Will It Fit?
This is a nice compact desk and as such it is suitable for use in almost any size of room. Its size will suit it especially to the smaller home office or study. The desk measures some 77cm in height (2ft 6in) and is 151cm (4ft 11in) wide and 91cm deep, (3ft).
Every Antique Desk Deserves a Comfortable Chair
May we remind you to also take a look at our range of desk chairs which are suitable for use with this lovely Victorian Desk – here is the link.
Antique Pedestal Desk – Viewing and Further Information.
This antique Victorian pedestal desk is available for viewing every weekday between the hours of 10am and 5pm at our north London showroom where you may also view the many other items on show. Please contact us using the details above if you intend to travel to see a particular item of furniture in order to make sure that it is still available. If you can’t make the trip please feel free to call us or email us using the contact details above and mention the item reference 08384.
The showroom also opens on some, but not all, Saturdays – please contact us before making a journey on a saturday to confirm that we are open on your chosen Saturday.
Antique Desks – Shipping, Delivery and Returns
This Victorian pedestal desk is a very special piece of antique furniture and as such it requires careful packing and shipping. We can ship to any destination worldwide and will take care of the packing for you, but please do call or email for a quotation before purchasing the item so that we can fully discuss your requirements. We are pleased to be able to ship to any mainland UK address free of charge.
If you are not satisfied with this lovely Victorian desk we offer a 14-day money back guarantee in accordance with the Distance Selling Regulations. You will be responsible for the return shipping fees for this antique desk, unless we have erroneously described the item in some material way and you do not receive what you were expecting. You must return the item in its original packaging and condition.
You are also responsible for any customs duties or local taxes that fall due if you wish to have this antique pedestal desk or any other item shipped outside the European Union.