Fall-Front Secretary Desk - Victorian Style - American 1900s
The secretary desk has a wonderful folding writing section.
It has decorated elements of classical style and fine artistry with nice wood and craftsmanship. A lovely cabinet that would accent any prominent home.
The details on this dainty Ladie’s Desk is lovely. Unique drop down top drawer to reveal desk area. The hidden desk compartment consists of storage slots and numerous petite horizontal drawers. When the panel is up, it conceals a network of small doors, cubbies, shelves for storing writing implements and paper.
Size: 46 x 32 x 19
Condition: Shows appropriate use wear, markings, possibly some chipping and distressing. -see pictures. It does not impair integrity. Any antique over 100 years old will have some type of slight or minor imperfections or marks of character...and these time-acquired features often intrigue collectors to ponder about how the piece must have been used and by whom. Such marks of use and character I think, add to the authenticity, charm, and desirability of the piece.