Rare and Important Moore Combination Patent Secretary desk, c. 1878 #7740
Very RARE and Important Moore Combination Patent Secretary desk, c. 57"H x 58"W x 34D. The Moore Combination Superior Grade Patent Secretary, executed in Walnut and Burl, is a massive desk, and with two 4-hinged Cabinet doors concealing a drop down writing surface with gold tooled leather top. This desk has and does it all--- it rolls, locks, rotates. It has a filing cabinet, a letter box, and a writing surface. A beautiful example of how the Victorian Cabinet makers achieved function and efficiency while embracing the aesthetic. An elegant desk is beautiful condition, with ebonized details, original hardware, all drawers have bird's eye maple veneers and incised decorations.
Dimensions: 57"H x 58"W 34D. The item "Rare and Important Moore Combination Patent Secretary desk, c.
1878 #7740" is in sale since Thursday, November 20, 2014. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries\1800-1899". The seller is "antiquesfromantiquariantraders" and is located in Beverly Hills, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Color: Medium Wood Tone
- Maker: Moore Combination Desk Co.
- Type: Executive Desk
- Style: Baroque
- Region of Origin: Other European
- Age: 1800-1899
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Material: Burled Walnut