Upper display retains the original glass opening to two adjustable shelves. Lower three drawers are graduated and dovetailed via the Knapp joint.
Drawer pulls rest on raised burlwood panel with ornate brass and knocker design. Trimmed in classic eastlake medallions and carvings. The Knapp joint was developed during the late Victoria Era in post Civil War United States. Patented by Charles Knapp of Waterloo, WI in 1867, the Knapp Joint was a huge breakthrough for the furniture industry; machines called routers made circular cuts in wood far quicker than by hand. The Knapp Joint is particularly unique to furniture as it was only used from 1870 until 1900.It is also referred to as the Pin and Cove Drawer. Good Antique Condition; light use related wear. 41" x 18.5" x 86.25h. The sooner you pay, the sooner you get your item. Please let us know if you have any additional questions. We are sorry for the inconvenience. We do are very best to package and secure all our items so they make safe trips to their new homes. We strive to get your items delivered in the most safe and cost effective manner. Add a map to your own listings.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries". The seller is "designersconsignment" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.