An antique Victorian solid oak writing desk/spool cabinet combined, probably used in a millenary shop and made for or by J.&P. Coats, featuring brass pulls on the drawers which are labeled for their contents. This piece is 32 3/4" in length, 23" in depth, 17 1/4" in height and weighs approximately 75 pounds. The top lifts up to reveal a space for storage of papers, etc.. The desk part of this piece has a gallery for an inkwell, and other writing paraphanaila. It is marked on the back with the J. & P. Coats Logo. The condition is good, with the black leather writing top having been worn and ripped with time and use. The brass pulls are tarnished and t are ink marks around the top gallery as well as some bleaching of the wood on the gallery in spots. Please view my other auctions for more fine antiques and collectibles and please email me any questions or concerns you may have before bidding on this item.
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