This desk has been lightly restored, the leather top is new, it has ornate gold leaf tooling and has been antiqued to match the timber, The wood work has been sympathetically washed back and lightly French polished. It can be totally stripped, all age related patina marks restored and French polished from the ground up to make it gallery / museum ready, for a price please ask.
Personally I prefer my antiques to keep their patina, it shows the age and genuine use. Please note all measurements are taken at the widest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask. This item is available for collection from our Wimbledon warehouses SW19-3BE, we can have it delivered nationwide to include Scotland Wales and Ireland. Wimbledon-Furniture is a privately owned family ran business out of Wimbledon SW19, we have four large storage warehouses, if you have any questions my number is under the business sellers information, please feel free to call or text.
Please view the very detailed pictures as they form part of the description around condition. Please note vintage period and original items such as leather seating will always have natural patina in the form of cracking creasing and wear, we recommend regular waxing to ensure no moisture is lost, also hand dyed leather is not recommended to sit in direct sunlight for prolonged periods of time as it will dry out and fade. COURIER (LARGE ITEMS ONLY THAT CANT BE POSTED). Whoever delivers will always require help on the larger items to unload, the price you will be quoted will always be based on this assumption, if this is not possible please let us know as it will affect the price to send a two man team.
The item "RARE VICTORIAN MAHOGANY KIDNEY DESK WITH BOOKCASE BACK & SIDEWAYS OPENING DRAWER" is in sale since Thursday, May 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\Victorian (1837-1901)".The seller is "wimbledon-furniture-01" and is located in London Wimbledon. This item can be shipped worldwide.