The annoying thing is an antique machine can work without making noise whereas the museum it’s in has stupid creaky floors ruining the demonstration. My mother has an old writing desk that has hidden compartments but nothing like this. Wooden Puzzle Jewelry Trinket Box Secret Compartment Drawer Lock Key Handmade. Antique Scottish Rosewood Writing Slope Lap Desk, Secret Drawers, Comm. This article discusses hidden compartments found in antique furniture pieces, especially desks and secretaries, and describes some examples. I used a writing desk at a boarding school that had a hidden compartment under the desk top.
Furniture with secret drawers and hidden compartments. Secret compartments for money, securities, ancestral jewelry and silver plate, a missing will, or a carefully written confession of a crime committed years before have served fiction writers well. Tables Desks, Writing Desk, Antique Desk, Antiques Vintage, Random Desks, Awesome Antiques. antique desk with hidden compartments definitely one of my top five!. In front of us lies a desk with many hidden compartments which we have been able to reveal. June 12, 2011 3:16 pm I do not know if this will help you but maybe you could get in touch with Leigh or Leslie Keno from Antique’s Road Show?
Shop for Antiques Compartment Secret on Ruby Lane, a marketplace to buy and sell quality antiques, collectibles and artisan jewelry from thousands of curated sellers since 1998. SALE 19th Century Regency Writing Slope Lap Box Desk. Antique victorian writing desk beautifully made My Mrs bought this beautiful old Victorian writing desk a few years back now and we are selling items. Reproduction french writing desk with secret compartments like. So this 200-year-old wooden desk features mechanized, moving part and tons of secret compartments. The writing desk features a clock at its crown and finely designed marquetry panels that catch the eye.
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An online history of fine antique writing boxes and lap desks, from Antique Boxes at the Sign of the Hygra. The most common use of the secret compartment was in desks, or bureaus. This nineteenth century writing slope has a secret compartment concealed beneath its ink and nib trays. Writer & Entrepreneur; and founder and CEO The Antiques Diva & Co Europe’s largest Antiques Sourcing & Touring Company. Oak 1900 Antique Oak Writing Desk, Library or Conference Table, Leather Top. Victorian Gothic 1830’s Antique Mahogany Bookcase, Secret Compartment. Antique red writing box lap desk campaign bureau red wooden interior (Regent St). I have for sale a large Victorian slope in good original condition with original ink wells and draws behind secret compartments. Figured Writing Desk. Eucalyptus, Rippled Sycamore & Antique LeatherDimensions: 1900mm (W) x 900mm (D) x 770mm (H)Price: ON APPLICATION. The desk features two hidden compartments towards the back which are released and accessed via a secret button.
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Antique writing slopes are usually slanted with a lid and of a small portable proportion to store and aid writing sometimes during travel. Deep purple tooled leather slope, hidden compartments and drawers. Lovely condition, a really nice piece. Circa 1890, Victorian brass bound lap desk, burr walnut with brass strapping and corner brackets and large flush brass escutcheon, opens to reveal writing slope with the original leather, and several compartments. Explore writing desks and other rare antique desks for sale from top dealers at Online Galleries, the UK’s number one source of antiques. And Gilded Davenport With ‘secret’ Compartments has been declared an antique and was approved for sale on sellingantiques. Description: lovely victorian ebonised davenport desk with ornate incised and gilded decoration, the brass spindle galleried top with tooled leather writing slope lifts to satinwood interior fitted with compartments for pens etc and inkwells fitted with glass ‘ mosley’s revolving’ ink bottles but it also has. Description: lovely victorian ebonised davenport desk with ornate incised and gilded decoration, the brass spindle galleried top with tooled leather writing slope lifts to satinwood interior fitted with compartments for pens etc and inkwells fitted with glass ‘ mosley’s revolving’ ink bottles but it also has.