Gillows of Lancaster: A finest quality rosewood DavenportPrice: £3450
Stock No. 1122/2021/QSA
A fine quality rosewood DAVENPORT made by the famous firm of cabinet makers: Gillows of Lancaster.
The Davenport is a showpiece example of early ergonomics, the design incorporates:
- Sliding upper writing slope to enable knees to fit underneath during use
- Lift up lid with storage inside
- Two storage drawers (plus two dummy drawers, one with secret release for pen/ink drawer)
- Criss-cross note storage inside lid
- Two full-width pull out candle / notebook slides
- Beautifully figured rosewood panels including dummy drawer fronts
- Hand-turned rosewood ballustered gallery to the upper shelf surround
- Three full-width storage drawers
- Concealed pen and ink drawer, with original ink bottle
- Classic (Gillows) decorative Melon feet with hidden brass castors
Recommended: This Davenport is in exceptionally good condition.
Dimensions: Height: 33.5 ins Depth: 23 ins Width: 21 ins (85cm x 58.5cm x 53.5cm)