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We have an old solid mohoganey. We have an old solid
We have an old solid mahogany hand made large heavy desk that lock all drawers with one key has 9 drawers (one is filing size) and 2 panels that slide out to get extra desk space on both sides of the desk. It has a Burgundy leather top, brass handles and is pedestal. I live in Boston and bought it off of a guy 20 years ago who said it was from the ***** *****cock building originally … read more
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I have an Ebert/Red Lion walnut secretary desk from the
I have an Ebert/Red Lion walnut secretary desk from the early 1900s. The front door has a bit of missing woodwork decoration and the original chains to support the desk when open are gone so there is … read more
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Rarewares
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I would like to know about my antique desk. As you will see
I would like to know about my antique desk. As you will see from the pictures, it is a "working desk" which I use daily. There is wear and tear to it, with the worst being a 1" x 3" triangle-shaped ar… read more
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I have 2 antiques that I would like appraised where can I
Hello I have 2 antiques that I would like appraised where can I find an appraiser in Mississauga? … read more
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Nora
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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
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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
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Nora
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we recently bought a master craft secretary desk # ***** with
we recently bought a master craft secretary desk # ***** with owen yates, chickasha oklahoma and burlington Iowa USA on it can you tell us about it?… read more
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Glenda B.
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Hi, I am very reluctantly selling the below item. About
Hi, I am very reluctantly selling the below item. About 7 years ago it was suggested it was worth $6500. Today? Beautiful desk in Biedermeier (pre Art Deco) style. Circa 1910. Two plinths and a top ma… read more
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Appraiser Alan AOA C
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I have a very old Mahogany partners desk - I am interested
I have a very old Mahogany partners desk - I am interested in selling it but I'm just not sure what I have exactly, I have taken pictures and need some help determining an asking price...… read more
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Appraiser Alan AOA C
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Hello - I have a single pedestal Roll Top Desk from 1893-1950?
Hello - I have a single pedestal Roll Top Desk from 1893-1950? in excellent condition - beautiful finish and solid structure. The dimensions are: 40" high / 24" deep / 33" wide. The roll top has an Ea… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
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I inherited a station masters roll top Oak desk from the first
I inherited a station master's roll top Oak desk from the first transcontinental railroad when my father died. It has been passed down from his great grandfather who bought it in 1908 or so when they … read more
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Kim D.
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Desk built by Standard Furniture Co., Herkimer ,NY. The right
Desk built by Standard Furniture Co., Herkimer ,NY. The right hand side has 3 drawers under a pull out surface and the left side is a pop up typewriter drawer. There is a locking system that locks the… read more
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Glenda B.
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Probable value of antique roll top desk. Good condition, refinished
Probable value of antique roll top desk. Good condition, refinished including new canvas behind rollers, structurally sound. Date on lock 1886.… read more
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Will
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Any idea how old this wood cabinet might be? Who may have made
Any idea how old this wood cabinet might be? Who may have made it? There are no word markings on it anywhere, just an intricate and interesting design. See photos here http://www.cherylmikel.com/categ… read more
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Kim D.
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48 oak Harris-Rebus roll top desk, 1900 -1910, original finish,
48" oak Harris-Rebus roll top desk, 1900 -1910, original finish, good condition, has brass plaque with name of original owner… read more
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Will
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I have a Singer treadle sewing machine that is over 100 years
I have a Singer treadle sewing machine that is over 100 years old. It is in working condition. It is different than others I have seen in that it is in a solid oak cabinet with a locking solid oak box… read more
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Glenda B.
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I have a small writing desk manufactured by Umphrey Industries
I have a small writing desk manufactured by Umphrey Industries out of Crawford, IN. It is beautiful. Intricate detailing, several beautiful woods, bone handles. Can you give me an idea of what this mi… read more
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Glenda B.
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Hi I have an old school desk all wood it has cubby or storage
Hi I have an old school desk all wood it has cubby or storage sehlfs on the sides 4 .i bought this piece at a yard sale some one try to refinish it and did a lousey job trying to put it in shape.If i … read more
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