Antique French Second Empire Desk/Secretary in Flame Mahogany w/Bronze Trim

$ 1,289.00

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Description

This beautifully restored petite desk is from France and it dates to the Napoleon III/Second Empire period of 1852-1870.  It is made from solid and veneered mahogany finished to a warm reddish color.  There are bronze inserts in flutes of the legs and in the top ornamentation.  The writing surface is leather and there is a crack in the leather (see photos).  This is a very high quality piece with excellent fit and finish.  The drawers open and close smoothly and the main drawer locks and there is a key.  Overall this desk is in very good antique condition with no damage of any significance.  There are of course minor nicks and scratches from its many years of use.  Dimensions:  38" tall, 31.5" wide and 20" deep.  The writing surface is 30" tall.  648

IMPORTANT: Delivery charges for freight items will be a separate transaction and will not show in the checkout.

Delivery/Shipping: We use one of several carriers depending on your location.  All are white glove (fully insured, blanket wrap, all handling by hand with experienced antique specialists and delivery to the location where you want in your home).  Delivery will take 3 to 6 weeks depending on your location.  Charges are as follows.
Zone 1: $50 (Portland, Oregon metro area)
Zone 2: $150 (Washington, Oregon and California)
Zone 3: $250 (Continental USA, all states except Zones 1, 2 and 4)
Zone 4: Request a quote from us (Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine

Payment

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club debit and credit cards, as well as PayPal. If you would like to do a layaway with time payments please contact us: we can usually accommodate you with layaway schedules to fit your budget.

Shipping

Professional Shipping Services: We use top quality packing materials-new boxes and new or clean recycled Styrofoam peanuts and bubble wrap.  We pack and ship promptly.  We fully disclose shipping costs-we may not always be the cheapest, but you can count on your valuable purchase arriving quickly and undamaged.


Delivery/Shipping: We use one of several carriers depending on your location and the item purchased. Shipping is as quoted for smaller items or as stated below for heavier freight items. 

All freight items are white glove (fully insured, blanket wrap, all handling by hand with experienced antique specialists and delivery to the location where you want in your home).  Delivery for freight items will take 3 to 6 weeks depending on your location.  

IMPORTANT: Delivery charges for freight items will be a separate transaction and will not show in the checkout. You will be sent a link via email to pay for the shipping charges within 24 hours. 


We welcome Local Inspections and Pickups: If you live in the area, you’re welcome to come by to check out items we’re auctioning and to pick up your purchases with no shipping or pickup charges.

 

Type: Desk