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I need a value and some story on a desk I'm going to sell I

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I need a value and some history on a desk I'm going to sell
I don't know much about it at all
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It is very heavy
All drawers are lockable and the lock maker ***** ***** and son Birmingham
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 1 year ago.


The Desk dates from the late 1800 to 1900's. ***** ***** and Son were in business, Birmingham England, producing locks during this time. It seems they went out of business sometime during the early part of the 1900's. If the desk is not marked with a makers name there is no way to know who made this. But, It can be valued to sell on today's market.

Can you tell me the condition of the desk.