A George III mahogany, marquetry and crossbanded cylinder desk
in the manner of George Simson
Inlaid with boxwood lines, the rectangular top above a tambour fall enclosing a fitted interior on six drawers, six pigeon holes and a pull out writing surface inset with a ratcheted red tooled leather panel above two short drawers, the sides with pull-out slides, on square section tapering legs all headed by marquetry paterae, with brass cappings and castors, , 242cm wide, 73cm deep, 94cm high (95.5" wide, 28.5" deep, 37" high).
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