The finish is a medium brown. Everything is in very good condition with just normal signs of use. Please check out the many photos, as this is the best description of this beautiful piece. This item must be picked up from my Eatontown, New Jersey home (Exit 105 off of the Garden State Parkway) at the Jersey Shore. 4000+ Feedbacks and 100% Positive.This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries".pre-owned" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.