For Sale
A Handsome Early 20th Century
Roll Top Tambour Desk

Good Quality, Well Made Desk 
Made By The Office Furnishing & Systems Co, Finsbury Pavements, London.
So This Desk Was Most Likely Originally Made For A Bank Or Large Office.

Beautiful Tambour Roll Top.
The Interior Writing Compartment Is Fitted With Various Pigeon Hole Compartments & Trinket Drawers.

The Desk Dismantles Into Two Pedestals & Desk Top For Easy Transportation.
Each Pedestal Has Three Good Size Drawers.
Wide Stationary Drawer Above The Knee Hole.

The Desk Offers Generous Work Space, Storage & Comfortable Knee Room & Height

A Real Stand Out Statement Desk With Plenty Of Charm.

Good Quality, Substantial Desk.

The Desk Has Been Well Used Over The Years.
Showing The Signs Of Regular Daily Use, Age & Wear.

The Original Finish Shows Expected Aged Surface Wear, With Various Worn Patches, Scuffs & Indents To The Edges & Corners As Shown. Various Surface Scratches. 
See Photos Showing The Ring, Water & Heat Marks To The Top & Writing Section.

The Writing Area Is A Good Generous Size, There Is Various Ink Stains & Use Marks Into The Grain.
Slight Bowing To Some Of The Pigeon Shelves & General Surface Wear To The Trinket Drawers.

The Desk Is Strong & Sturdy. A Functional Piece Built To Last.
The Two Pedestals Are Joined By A Bar To The Back With Slotted Grooves & A Bar To The Front With Doweled Joins That The Centre Drawer Slides Within.
Where The Desk Has Been Moved & The Bars Removed Over Time There Is Some Chips & Aesthetic Splits To Where The Bars Join.

The Drawers Are Strong & Smooth Running, Expected Surface Wear Around The Drawer Fronts & Openings & Internal Use Marks & Ink Stains To The Drawer Bases.
Without Key.

The Original Handles Show Expected Aged Surface Wear. Lovely Quality.

The Tambour Action Is In Good Working Order.
Without Key.
See Photos Showing A Small Chip To One Bar & A Small Aesthetic Split To Another Bar On The Opposite End.
The Overall Running Of The Roll Top Is Good, Occasionally Stiff Towards The End, But We Have Waxed This To Ease Movement. From What I Can See There Is No Heavy Breaks Or Repairs To Tambour, In Original Working Order.

Beautiful Well Made Desk, Built To Last. The Desk Shows Imperfections & The Signs Of Regular Daily Use Over The Last 100 Odd Years.

Viewing Welcome, Please See Photos Best Demonstrating The Overall Condition.


140cm Wide x 81cm Deep x 111.5cm High

Knee Height Of 64.5cm X 58.5cm Wide

Approximately At Maximum Points.


Viewing & Collection Welcome


Local & Long Distance Delivery Available:

FREE Local Delivery For The Immediate Town of Halstead & Surrounding Villages.
*One Man Service To The Door*
Small Charge For Neighbouring Towns

UK Mainland Delivery ... £78
Restrictions Apply To Remote, Rural, Far Distant Postcodes
* One Man Service*

Deliveries Are Made By An Independent Courier Within 7 - 14 Days Of Collection.
The Delivery Service Is A One Man Service To The Door, Should You Require A Two Man Service Please Contact Us Before Committing To Buy.


PayPal or Cash on Collection.
Please Note That This Item Must Be Collected And Paid For Within Seven Days Of The End of The Auction or Purchase. After This Time The Transaction Will Be Cancelled And The The Item Will Be Re-Listed


Please do not hesitate to message me should you have any further questions.
Should you require more pictures please message with an email contact.


Fantastic Early 20th Century Large Oak Tambour Roll Top Desk

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