Bureaus & Desks No. 023-0287
Davenport Writing Desk, England Mid-19th Century
Small Davenport on castors with an inclined flap resting on turned columns. The body is fitted with four drawers on each side. Under the writing flap there is further storage space and two small drawers. The top can also be opened and contains compartments for documents and letters. The writing surface is covered with green leather. The body is veneered and shows thread inlays as well as tendrils and amphorae in light woods. The writing surface is located at a height of 71 to 77 cm.
- Dated:Mid-19th Century
- Dimensions:HxBxT: 91 x 53,50 x 51,50 cm;
(HxWxD: 35.8 x 21.1 x 20.3 inch)