19803 Victorian Burl Walnut Cylinder Secretary Desk
We are pleased to be offering today this beautiful extra large burl raised panel cylinder secretary with great carvings and lots of beautiful burl panels. It came out of a home in Connecticut. It has the original wavy glass and it dates from the 1880's. It has two shelves on the bookcase top that are adjustable. The bookcase top comes off for shipping. It has a multi-molded crown top. It is missing the two round buttons above each glass door and we may have something here. It has a cylinder raised burl panel that mean opened exposes a bird’s eye maple drawer interior that is unusual with a pull out tray writing surface. It has a old green fabric on the writing surface that I don’t believe is original. It has an extra fancy burl panel raised burl panel drawer that is hand cut dove tail. It has two burl panel doors in the base with applied carving. The doors open with plenty of storage. It has carved columns coming down the side. The overall size is 42 inches wide, 25 inches deep on the base, 30 inches high to the top of the writing surface, 38.5 inches wide on the bookcase top, 12 inches deep on the bookcase top, 47 inches high on the bookcase top and the overall height is 89 inches high. The overall condition is good with minor little veneer chips here and there. The cylinder roll has a small crack in the burl that is normal. The cylinder roll is unique with a picture frame molded frame around a raised burl walnut panel. All the escutcheons are there for the key hole covers, but there are no keys. Shipping starts at $385 for a driveway delivery in our normal area which is New England. Outside New England it will change, so please contact us prior to purchase with your zip code to obtain a quote for outside of New England for shipping.