Presented for your consideration is this nice antique plantation desk. Also referred to as a ladies secretary or postmaster's desk, this desk is made of ash wood with lighter panels of wood in each of the doors and on the sides. The legs at the back and front left sides are carved, adding a little character to the desk. At the bottom of the desk are two drawers and a single door cabinet. The top section of the desk has three small drawers along the bottom and two doors that open up and reveal more compartments inside.
Inside there are 19 different compartments, varying in size. All drawers and doors easily open and close. Each of the drawers has a black painted wooden handle with an ornate brass piece at the front. Each door has an ornate key hole cover over the key hole and locks are in the doors. The desk is guaranteed to be old.
This great looking desk would make a great addition to any antique furniture collection or a fun desk to use! There is a minor split in the bottom of the upper right drawer of the bottom.Key hole cover on the bottom door has been replaced. Typical light wear from age and use. Overall in VERY GOOD condition. Please refer to the photos for the absolute best details.
Measures 32 1/4" wide, 27" deep and 57 tall. Please take a look at our photos and feel free to message us with any questions. This item is being offered by: The Hitching Post Antiques Mall. We are located 2 miles west of beautiful Tecumseh, Michigan, on M-50 near the intersection of M-52. Our store operates seven days a week, 361 days a year, during the hours of 10:00 a.- Your Friends at the Hitching Post Antiques Mall. Please check out my other items.
And be sure to add me to your favorites list. Please note that we try our hardest to assure accurate descriptions of the items we list. Thank you and good luck! The item "LARGE Old Antique ASH WOOD Ladies Secretary Postmaster PLANTATION DESK" is in sale since Tuesday, November 26, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries\1800-1899". The seller is "hitchingpostantiques" and is located in Tecumseh, Michigan. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.