This is a truly magnificent and imposing 20th century copy of the Resolute Partners Desk, given by Queen Victoria to President Rutherford B. Hayes in 1880 and used by US presidents ever since.
This Resolute partners desk has been beautifully made by master craftsmen and features intricate hand carved decoration throughout. The drawers are solid mahogany lined and the top is lined with an ox-blood gold tooled leather writing surface.
The frieze is fitted with two short and one long drawer on each side. On the President's side of the Resolute partners desk there are two pedestals each fitted with panelled doors, and each has two internal drawers, on the other side the pair of pedestal doors open to reveal spacious cupboards.
The Resolute partners desk bears an engraved brass plaque, as on the original, which tells the desk’s fascinating story. Now you can add a truly imposing and presidential feel to your library with this monumental desk.
Condition Of This Resolute Partners Desk
This Resolute partners desk is in a great condition having been cleaned and waxed in our workshops. Please take a few moments to take a look at the photos and satisfy yourself of this.
To Organize To View This Resolute Partners Desk In Person
We think you’ll agree that it's a good plan to view precious pieces such as this Resolute partners desk in-person before buying. With this thought, we are always pleased to welcome clients to pay a visit to our North London salesroom to review this delightful Resolute partners desk personally. When you are here you can examine our extended assortment of other excellent pieces and also discuss any queries or topics that you might have. Our in house professionals are around to address queries, not just about this Resolute partners desk but also concerning antiques and collectibles more generally. They've a great deal of experience and are always pleased to advise.
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Our London salesroom is open Mon to Fri 10am – 5pm for you to view this Resolute partners desk. We also open from time to time on Saturdays – but please be in touch ahead of time before taking the trip on a Saturday as we do not want you to be let down.
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Shipping, Delivery and Returns
Superb pieces such as this Resolute partners desk require skillful packing and transport to ensure they arrive in the same condition that they left us. We take great pride in our shipping know-how and can send to virtually any destination worldwide. However, we ask you to contact us to discuss shipping plans and get a quotation prior to making any purchases, as we will need to be positive that we can fulfill all your shipping specifications. As you will understand, some articles call for delicate handling and we need to make sure that everything is available to get it to you safely. Please quote the item reference number for this Resolute partners desk when getting in contact so we know exactly what the shipping requirements will require.
You will be pleased to know that shipping is free to any mainland UK address.
If you are not pleased with this Resolute partners desk, we provide a 14 day money-back guarantee in conformance with the Distance Selling Regulations. If you do wish to return it, you are required to pay the return shipping charges, unless we sent you something materially different to what you were anticipating or have mis-described it in some material way. You must return the item back in its' original condition and packaging.
You're also liable for any customs duties, taxes or fees that become due outside the European Union.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 79 x Width 183 x Depth 123
Dimensions in inches:
Height 2 feet, 7 inches x Width 6 feet, 0 inches x Depth 4 feet, 0 inches
Our reference: 08960