Lot 336 , A Victorian walnut pedestal desk, W.4ft D.2ft 4in. H.2ft 6in.
A Victorian walnut pedestal desk, with gilt green skiver and nine drawers fitted Bramah locks, W.4ft D.2ft 4in. H.2ft 6in.
Overall a good rich colour, probably having been repolished in the last 20 years or so, colour is a mid-goldent toffee brown. Green skiver is later, signs of old repaired splits in the moulding running around the top. Sides very good. Bramah key is present for the top drawers only. Drawers all in good order, back of the desk with the dummy drawers and panelling equally in good condition, signs of very minor scuffing around the plinth feet.
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