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South German Empire fall front secretaire.
- Oval cherry veneer wood secretaire with gilt keyholes and beaded trim.
- Secretaire body rests upon clawed, black and giltwood feet.
- Square cherry wood veneered base.
- Black and giltwood trim capped with Corinthian capitals accentuate curved shape.
- Interior cabinet features 10 two-tone inlaid burl maple drawers with black knobs.
- Centered within the secretaire are two black columns topped with giltwood Corinthian capitals framing a small mirror.
- Working lock with bronze key secures fall front mechanism.
Back of piece not examined.
Well-preserved with minor signs of wear and use.
Minor tarnishing to keyhole plate.
Fully functional and ready to place.
Height: 76 inches / 193.04 cm
Width: 37 inches / 93.98 cm
Depth: 24.25 inches / 61.59 cm
Overall Open Dimensions: 76.00 by W 37.00 by 39.00 inches/ 193.04 by 93.98 by 99.00 cm
Base Dimensions: 9.00 by 37.00 by 24.00 inches/ 22.86 by 93.98 by 60.96 cm
Gilt Bronze, Burlwood, Cherry, Veneer, Maple