19TH C BIEDERMEIER DROP FRONT DESK: Richly grained walnut matchbook veneer case with arched top over a full length drawer to frieze. Fall front opens to reveal a fully compartmented interior with Moroccan inspired inlaid drawers. The case and three full length drawers in the base are of early large dovetail and hand hewn construction. Included are three keys for the three locks. Berlin ink stamp. Measures approx. 69 1/2''h x 40'' x 20''.
CONDITION: Very minute veneer issue. Drop lid may need support chain or hinge. Replaced left rear foot due to insect damage. The entire piece has been treated.