11251 A RARE MAHOGANY GEORGE II SCRIVENERS TABLE English. Circa 1755. Measurements: Height: 43 1/4″ (109.8 cm) Width: 28 7/8 (73.3 cm) Depth: 14″ (35.5 cm).
Of mahogany. The rising rectangular top opens to reveal a compartment for the storage of writing appurtenances. The plain frieze above three shelved stages each set with a drawer centered by a finely cast swan’s neck brass handle. The sides and back fully finished. The whole raised on continuous square leg support.
Label on interior of middle drawer:
18th Mahogany Scribe’s Desk
Duncan James Baggot
Stow On The Wold
Label on back:
Ex. Baggot. Stow Desk. Engeles (Engel, Ph..D)