Anglo-Indian + Australian whatnot desk, teak & cedar, c. 1870

$950.00 AUD

Unusual Victorian Colonial whatnot ‘clerk’s desk’, the upper section a Teak tabletop desk with leather inset writing slope and hinged rear compartment for ink & pens, mounted with an ornate openwork Australian Cedar gallery, with two shaped teak shelves below mounted on finely turned cedar columns including barley-twist front and baluster backs, with added turned drops to corners.   

Anglo-Indian tabletop desk, 

with contemporary Australian additions to adapt it into a Clerk’s Desk, 

Circa 1870 


Condition: Good original patination; Gallery is repaired to one corner, otherwise minor signs of age only.  




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