578 Main Street (Rte 7) in Great Barrington, Massachusetts 413-528-1482 Email: paadams@bcn.net

Inlaid English Regency Rosewood Writing Table

England Ca. 1825

A delicate and airy little table with great eye appeal. The central adjustable top is covered in gilt tooled leather. Two side compartments are for storage, inkwells and writing implements. It has a single drawer on one side.

Price

$3400

Condition

Very good condition. A few unobtrusive normal repairs for its age. The leather is quite old and exhibits stress with some filling where construction methods caused movement of the substrate.

Measurements

Height: 28.75 in.
Width/Length: 29.25 in.
Depth: 16.5 in.

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