Quality Victorian Antique Pedestal Desk, Hobbs & Co London

  • £645.00

This is a handsome antique pedestal desk which dates to the late 19th century.

The desk is a quality piece which is well made from mahogany and veneers, it is solid and very heavy and in rather good condition for its age.

The desk is one solid piece and is set on twin pedestals each housing graduated drawers which are all finished with their original turned wooden handles. The drawers surround a central recessed cupboard which is lockable, this houses a single removable shelf.

Above the pedestals are three further drawers fitted with Hobbs & Co locks and the top of the desk is finished with a scrolled back plate.

There are three keys present to lock the drawers and cupboard door.

The wood has a French polished finish which has a nice sheen.


The desk is in solid structural condition with various cosmetic marks of age and use.

There are some historical patch repairs to the veneer along the base plinth.

The top of the desk has an area of scratches and a couple of other marks.

The drawer interiors have various ink marks.


height-80cms to the top of the back plinth, 75cms to the desk top

width- 122cms

depth- 60.5cms

The measurements are taken at the widest points and the desk is one solid piece.

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