I recently bought this quarter sawn oak roll top desk at
Hello, I recently bought this quarter sawn oak roll top desk at auction, and would like to know more about it - including the value. Thank you
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I'm not quite sure about your question... I would like to know more about the history and fabrication of the piece. And the estimated value.
Is the desk marked with a makers name? If not there is no way to know who made this or where it came from. These desks were made by every furniture manufacturer during this time period. Late 1800 to early 1900. This was one of the most popular desks of it's time. They are still good sellers. Did you look to see if there is a makers name on this, it may be on the back or in a drawer?