Early Two-Part Secretary with Original Hardware
Swedish slant-front secretary cum library, circa 1740. The upper section has two doors with recessed panels under an arched cornice. The interior is fitted with drawers and shelves surrounding a central locking compartment. The lower section retains its original iron carrying handles and has three full width drawers under the hinged front. Inside is found an array of small drawers and compartments. Simple bracket base, oak construction throughout and decorative brass escutcheons and pulls.
- Height: 82" (30" to writing surface)
- Width: 49"
- Depth: 21"
Ref. # 62-47