A place for everything, there was absolutely nothing in its day to equal its usefulness and beauty. To move and change position of this desk is almost without effort.
The item has had meticulous care over the past 140 plus years. A very few small scratches and nicks but not many, especially for its age.
It would definitely be the highlight in anyone's home. If you would like to view one of these in person, you would have to visit the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC. Overall, good to excellent condition.65"x42"x30 Will gladly answer all questions. Located 45min NW of Chicago O'Hare airport, just off of I-90. The item "Antique Wooton Patent Secretary Desk" is in sale since Monday, December 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries\1800-1899". The seller is "donley_auctions" and is located in Union, Illinois.
This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.