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I have an old roll. Top desk looks handcrafted no marking I
top desk looks handcrafted no marking I can see beautiful detail original skeleton key to lo lock drawers. Bought in 1986 at an antique store in Canada. Thinking if selling it doesmt … read more
EdwardK330
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Needed value to sell antique desk. Excellent condition. A
A Georgian style Mahogany Pedestal Desk with Gold Tooled Reddish/Brown Leather Top, a Total of Nine Drawers within the Two Pedestals and the Central Section, each fitted with Pierced Brass Chippendale style pulls; Canted Corners on each Pedestal with Applied Carved Decorations of Prince-of-Wales Plumes above a Chain of Bell Flowers and Beads; Applied Moldings with Cut Corners and Rosettes on the Desk Sides; all raised on highly carved Ogee Bracket Feet, 20th Century, 78” Long x 48” Deep x 31” High… read more
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I have a vintage architect's desk that I want to sell. It
I have a vintage architect's desk that I want to sell. It has a leather top and trestle legs. … read more
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Where should I look on a single pedestal cylinder roll top
Where should I look on a single pedestal cylinder roll top desk to find out who made it? … read more
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I have my grandmother's old secretary desk and I'm wondering
Hi, I have my grandmother's old secretary desk and I'm wondering what the value is. I was once told it was mahogany but I really have no clue. It's original drawer pulls and key holes are missing and … read more
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Walnut Secretary with Drop Front This family piece, a walnut
Walnut Secretary with Drop Front This family piece, a walnut “slant-top secretary,” was professionally refinished in the 1950s; the finish is in excellent condition, without scratches, dents or other … read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
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I am interested the value of and any other information you
I am interested the value of and any other information you may be able to provide about a small oak roll top desk by Macey and its accompanying chair. According to writing on the back of one of the pe… read more
Nora
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I am trying to identify a writing desk i just acquired for
please I am trying to identify a writing desk i just acquired for resell … read more
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Nora
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Trying to find out how much an old desk is worth. Think it
Trying to find out how much an old desk is worth. Think it is a walnut, partner's desk. It is large & heavy. Consists of 3 pieces - top - which can be lifted off. The top has a large, center, pencil t… read more
Wayne
Wayne
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I have 8 pieces of furniture that I am reasonable assure are
I have 8 pieces of furniture that I am reasonable assure are very old.: solid oak pedestal table: oblong 4 oak chairs (upholstering newer that chairs) oak or walnut English court cabinet copy with lin… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
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My family has long taken pride in our "Heppelwhite Butler's
My family has long taken pride in our "Heppelwhite Butler's Pantry." I am skeptical, but this is an interesting and somewhat unique piece. I have never been able to find anything like it in the books.… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
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I purchased this desk from a friend who was an antiques aficionado.
I purchased this desk from a friend who was an antiques aficionado. I paid him $1800.00 for this Louis XVI style kidney-shape mahogany desk in 1980. He said it was old and worth considerably more. It … read more
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I have an old german pedestal desk that was my grandfathers.
I have an old german pedestal desk that was my grandfathers. It was shipped to canada in the 70's from Germany. The dimentions are 31Dx59Wx32H and the top is 7" deep. The top has a leather insert. The… read more
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I recently acquired a 6 by 4 Georgian Partners Desk in walnut.
I recently acquired a 6' by 4' Georgian Partners Desk in walnut. That I'm aware of, it was purchased at Red Baron's Antiques in Atlanta back in in 1985, but I have no age/ provenance before that. The … read more
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Will
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I would like to get an idea on the value of a S-curve antique
I would like to get an idea on the value of a S-curve antique oak quarter sawed roll top desk that is 66"w x 34'd x 50"h in excellent condition. Y&T is stamped on lock and a # XXXXX XXXXX on inside fo… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
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Thanks for the great info. Do you know what style this is
Thanks for the great info. Do you know what style this is called and could you venture a ballpark guess at the value of this desk? Also, it has been wired for what looks like some kind of alarm or sec… read more
Frank
Frank
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Researching family heirloom: Secretary/writing desk 1. claw
Researching family heirloom: Secretary/writing desk 1. claw feet, carved carbiolet (?) 2. drawers gentle ess shape 3. Pulls and lock with key: lion motif 4. Drop down table top carved radiating sun. 5… read more
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Frank
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I have an antique solid oak executive desk with return. It
I have an antique solid oak executive desk with return. It has detailed carving around the top and bottom edges, has a leather top and 4 file drawers. We bought it at a garage sale 20 years ago and at… read more
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