Antique Victorian Campaign desk in mahogany with a tooled leather writing surface., in excellent original condition, dating from around the 1860-80 period. This desk has brass inset military handles & brass carrying handles on the sides. The back is finished too & this desk comes apart into three sections. The drawers are graduated & the turned feet can be unscrewed.
Very impressive large antique burr walnut cocktail cabinet, with superb carving. It's in excellent original condition, dating from around the 1920-30's period & has just been polished. The door fronts are burr walnut, cross banded & have etched brass escutcheons. The sides are also burr walnut with canted corners & it has a shaped dome top. The inside of the top section is sycamore lined, with a mirrored back, glass shelves & a pull out mirrored slide for serving drinks on. There is also a light inside, but that would have to be checked & re-wired. The bottom section has lots more storage. The pierced carving around the bottom section is stunning & it has well defined hairy paw feet. Please enlarge the images especially on the carved walnut base. This cabinet comes apart into two sections.
Magnificent antique Carlton House desk in excellent original condition, dating from around the 1910 period. This desk is very impressive, extremely fine quality throughout & has loads of really useful features. It's mahogany, with satinwood & ebony inlays, plus numerous flame mahogany panels. The back section is amazing, with tiny drawers, curved corner cupboards, central cupboard & two curved front ends that lift up with compartments inside & dividers. There is a tooled leather writing surface in the centre, which slides out to create more writing space. There are more drawers below, with original brass handles. The drawers have fine dovetails & all the drawer bottoms are solid timbers. The spade end legs are bold, tapered, inlaid, panelled & cross banded. The curved back is also finished as nice as the rest of this desk, with inlays, cross bandings & flame mahogany panels. Please enlarge all the images to appreciate all the fine features.
Antique French Rosewood & Kingwood marble top cabinet has plenty of beautiful floral marquetry all over. It has a pull down section which has a hand painted & signed scene. This could be used as a secretaire desk or maybe for drinks. The rouge marble top is original & in good condition. It has gilt bronze mounts, escutcheons & feet, all of which are well cast. This cabinet has small proportions & is serpentine shaped. It's in excellent original condition & I would date it to around the 1890 period, or possibly a bit older. Please enlarge all the images to appreciate all the fine detail.