Beautiful Antique Oak Larkin Sewing table stand Desk

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  • Item Category: Furniture & Furnishings
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 03,2007
  • Channel: Online Auction

(PLEASE NOTE: THIS CAN BE PICKED UP IN PERSON, OR I WILL BE SHIPPING THIS BY GPX, GREYHOUND BUS TO A TERMINAL NEAR YOU. $ 135.00 INCLUDES, PACKING AND INSURNACE. THIS IS A HEAVY PIECE WILL WEIGHT ALMOST 100 POUNDS WHEN PACKED. PLEASE EMAIL TO YOUR TOWN AND STATE TO SEE W YOUR CLOSEST PICK LOCATION IS.. GREYHOUND IS QUICK, YOU WILL HAVE YOUR PIECE USUALLY WITHIN 7 DAYS OF SHIPPING, ******************************************************************************************************

THIS PIECE WOULD ALSO BE GREAT FOR A COLLEGE STUDENT WITH LIMITED SPACE..

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THIS IS A BEAUTY!! MADE SOMETIME AROUND THE TURN OF THE CENTURY, LATE 1890'S EARLY 1900'S. IT IS MADE OF SOLID OAK WAS ORIGIONALLY A FOLDING SEWING TABLE, CABINET, WHICH WAS MADE BY THE LARKIN SOAP COMPANY. BUT AS YOU CAN SEE IT CAN HAVE MANY USES, FROM A SMALL DESK, TO EVEN A NIGHTSTAND IN YOUR OAK BEDROOM.

IT RETAINS A SMALL PIECE OF THE ORIGINAL LARKIN TAG, AND IS GUARENTEED TO BE A LARKIN PIECE. ( IF YOUR NOT FAMILAR WITH LARKIN, THEY WERE A SOAP COMPANY, IN THE LATE 1800'S, AND THE WOMAN OF THE HOUSE WOULD PURCHASE SOAP PRODUCTS AND SAVE THE COUPONS, WHEN SHE HAD ENOUGHT SHE COULD ORDER A WIDE VARIETY OF LARKIN FURNISHINGS.. IF YOUR OLD ENOUGH TO REMEMBER GREEN STAMPS, COLLECTING THEM AND BRINGING THEM TO THE GREEN STAMP STORE, THIS IS BASICALLY THE SAME THING, THAT WENT ON WITH LARKIN. T IS ALOT OF INFORMATION ON THE NET ABOUT THEIR HISTORY, AND ITS VERY INTERESTING. . A NICE PIECE, WITH A NICE HISTORY..

WHEN CLOSED;MEASURES: 23in. x 23in. x 26in. high

.. open it extends to 47in ., it has antique brass hardware, 3 good size drawers for storage, a divider in the top drawer, paneled sides, orig. little wooden casters and is in excellent well cared for condition.. it also has the wire pull underneath for closing and holding shut the folding side. i tried to take a photo of it, but it came out very dark .

this is an antique , and will show some signs of normal use, but nothing to worry about... TOP IS STAIN AND SPLIT FREE! ALL DRAWERS WORK FINE, NO MISSING PIECES OR REPAIRS..

PLEASE ASK QUESTIONS BEFORE BIDDING, SOLD AS IS!!!!

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