26 October 2020




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A Good Victorian Period Burr Walnut Antique "Pop Up" Piano Top Davenport C1880

22" wide x 22" deep x 35" high

 A good Victorian Period burr walnut antique "pop up" piano top davenport. Having an unusual rise and fall "pop up" section opening to reveal a pierced fretwork boxwood fitted stationery section with three boxwood lined drawers. The rise and fall section opens using a secret button located in the lower writing compartment drawer. The front of serpentine shape having a "piano" style hinged front, opening to reveal a leather adjustable writing surface retaining the original green and gold tooled Moroccan leather insert and with a further two rectangular walnut drawers, pen tray and inkwell compartments. The knee hole having a beautifully figured burr walnut panel flanked by reeded columns and carved supports. The right hand side having a shaped panelled and hinged door opening to reveal four satin birch mahogany lined drawers with gilded brass handles with sledge feet and brass and porcelain castors. The reverse is also veneered in the finest burr walnut showing the quality of this davenport. English circa 1880

Condition: This davenport is in excellent original condition, cleaned and waxed


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