Chinese Export Butler's Desk for English Market, Ca. 1850's, 46" high, 50" wide, 23" deep, solid hand carved bold and beautiful natural grain Rosewood used inside and outside, Brass handles and mechanism to pull down the front section to make desk top and push in to make a chest of drawers. Pull out top section reveals small drawers and pigeon holes with Satinwood and black Olive wood inlaid, with hand carved round knobs above three(3) graduated size black Olive wood inlaid front long drawers and also on both sides of the solid panel of Rosewood. All the drawers are dovetailed wide joint. Heavy weight, shows old patina on the old Hardwood surface.