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Antique Executive Desk Book Slide, English, Walnut Extending Bookrest, Victorian

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  • £595.00
  • €708 Euro
  • $771 US Dollar

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Our Stock # 24449

This is an antique executive desk book slide. An English, walnut and burr extending bookrest, dating to the late Victorian period, circa 1880.

  • Beautifully appointed slide with an attractive presentation for favoured titles
  • Displays a desirable aged patina and in good order throughout
  • Select walnut to the ends show fine grain interest and rich caramel hues
  • Burr walnut plinth with superb figuring and ebonised, tiered edge
  • Each end extends outwards to add further space for books
  • Dressed to the base with a protective waxed covering

This is a desirable antique desk book slide, as useful to a publishing house executive as it would be in the home reading nook. Delivered ready to display.

Standard Width: 32cm (12.5'')
Standard Depth: 12.5cm (5'')
Standard Height: 15.5cm (6'')

Extended Width: 49cm (19.25'')

Standard Internal Width: 29cm (11.5'')
Extended Internal Width: 46.5cm (18.25'')

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Our Ref: 24449

Item Info

Seller Location

Hele, Devon

Item Dimensions

H: 15.5cm W: 32cm D: 12.5cm



Item Location

United Kingdom

Seller Location

Hele, Devon

Item Location

United Kingdom

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+44 (0)207 1833511