We are very pleased to have the opportunity to present, for your consideration, this charming. Walnut Victorian Aesthetic Period Side By Side Secretary Desk Bookcase with Beveled Mirror Display Gallery (Circa: 1880). This very fine quality Victorian Secretary Desk weighs approximately 150 pounds, and measures 63 ¼ height (from the floor to the top of the crown), 40 ¼ in width, and 14 ¼ in depth.
The space from the floor to the underside of the pull-down writing surface measures 29 in height. This charming Walnut Victorian Aesthetic Period Secretary Desk Bookcase with Beveled Mirror Display Gallery has many wonderful details and is just waiting for its special place in your home! The top of the Secretary Bookcase is graced with a beautiful dimensional scalloped leaf and vine carved crown gallery.
The left bookcase/display side section has a glass door which opens to reveal four adjustable fluted front shelves that measure 18 ¼ wide by 9 ¾ deep. This door has an intact lock and working key. The right side is designed with a fabulous original beveled mirror spindle gallery top shelf that measures 11 ¼ tall by 10 ¼ wide by 10 deep and provides the perfect introduction to the beautiful drop front hidden desk door. This hidden desk door is adorned with beautiful dimensional carved leaves and vines and opens to reveal a new black felt writing surface along with nine storage slots and a small internal.
The desk surface measures 19 ½ deep by 18 ¾ wide. A dovetailed drawer with period brass pulls beneath this desk door provides some additional storage as does the lovely bottom door compartment. The lovely bottom door compartment is also graced with dimensional carved leaves and vines and opens to reveal an adjustable storage shelf that measures 19 wide by 9 ¾ deep.The finish on this piece appears to have been restored at some point in time and is a beautiful honey walnut tone. The top surface of this piece has a few dark areas with wear (visible in e-Bay photos). Anyway, this is not visible unless youre looking down on the piece from high above and simply adds to the intrigue of such a charming Aesthetic period piece. This piece is a lovely example of Victorian Aesthetic Period design. We know that it would be quite beautiful in the home or office of the distinguished collector of Aesthetic Period Victoriana! Novice antique collectors should be aware that any antique over 100 years old will have some type(s) of slight or minor imperfections or marks of character. It is exactly these time-acquired features that intrigue collectors to ponder about how the piece must have been used and by whom. Such marks of use and character only add to the authenticity, charm, and desirability of the piece. Due to e-Bays new policy regarding contact information, we are only able to provide you with the names of the shippers and you will need to do an internet search to find their contact information. We hope that e-Bay will revise this very inconvenient policy change in the near future. Meanwhile, here are the shippers names. Rick Ships (Rick Hill, owner) located in Hickory, NC Blanket Wrap service. Serving areas East of Mississippi.
Maas Transport (Bobby Maas, co-owner) located in , FL. Please visit our e-Bay Store for additional fine items and feel free to stop by our facility to see any of our items in person if you are in our area. Our excellent customer feedback record is a testament to the fact that this philosophy works extremely well for everyone.The item "Walnut Victorian Side by Side Secretary Desk Bookcase w Beveled Mirror Gallery" is in sale since Tuesday, September 5, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries\1800-1899". The seller is "dandkantiques" and is located in Raleigh, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States.