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How do i determine if my desk is an original r j horm, ner,
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Our desk with four drawers must be about 85 years old. The
Our desk with four drawers must be about 85 years old. The desk section has 10 compartments, a middle door with two columns for hiding things next to the door. The drawers have brass hardware. It is 4… read more
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I have a drop front desk that I believe could be a RJ
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I am looking at an ornate kidney shaped writing desk. Many
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Nora! I hope ur awake.. I just picked up a partners desk and
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I have purchased a piece of what I believe to be Belgium
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Good morning, I have a mahogany library (partner) table that
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