This is an antique secretaire bookcase dating to the late Georgian period c.1790.A fine and rare example in very good orderCrafted in choice cuts of mahoganyGood colour and desirable grain interest. Working locks and keys throughoutRaised on turned bun feet. Modest crown moulding with crossbanded frieze. Lower Cabinet:Twin field panel doors. Brass keyhole linings with working lock and key. Single adjustable shelf within. Locking secretaire drawer dressed with turned pulls. Baized writing surface before 6 cubbies over broad lower cubbyFlanked either side by pairs of stationery drawers with turned pulls over 3 further cubbiesUpper Cabinet:Twin arched, astragal glazed doors. Classic nine panel glazing layout. Brass keyhole linings with working lock and key. Four adjustable internal shelves. Original drawn glassA very fine piece to grace any library or drawing room. Solid joints and construction, delivered waxed, polished and ready for the home.