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7822 Extra Grade Cylinder Top Rotary Desk

7822 Extra Grade Cylinder Top Rotary Desk


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Directory: Antiques: Furnishings: Furniture: American: Pre 1900: Item # 1306709

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 $40,000.00 
Height: 70 in. (177.8 cm) Width: 56 in. (142.24 cm) Depth: 33 in. (83.82 cm) Country of Origin: USA Maker: Wooton Desk Co. Style: Rotary Desk Condition: Original Year: c. 1884 Description: Wooton No. 10 Extra Grade Cylinder Top Rotary Desk. Carved gallery top with arched crest and seashell carvings at the corners, cylinder roll top with slide out leather top writing surface, double bank rotary base under 3 drawers and single door in the knee hole compartment; top interior and rotary bank sections have multiple storage and postal compartments with drawers having maple fronts, desk is highlighted throughout with gilt incised carvings, ebonized trim and raised burled walnut panels. This desk appears to be a variation to to the No. 10 extra grade seen in the "Wooton Patent Desks" by The Oakland and Indiana State Museums book and "American Furniture of the 19th Century" by Eileen & Richard Dubrow. Desk is completely restored & refinished, very clean and ready to use, has keys. Dimensions 70” H x 56” W(closed) x 33” D 81” W (open)