A Fine quality mahogany inlaid writing desk by Shapland & Petter. The rectangular solid mahogany top having an inset green leather writing surface with gilt and blind tooling. Having an arrangement of eight rectangular cedar lined drawers with finely cut dovetails (a trademark of Shapland & Petter). The drawers with finely cast circular brass handles and escutcheons with satinwood line inlaid detail. With solid mahogany sides and raised on a stepped plinth. English circa 1900-1910
Condition: This desk is in wonderful condition, cleaned and waxed. This desk is in one piece and does not split into sections.