A Top Quality Late 19th Century polished mahogany pedestal desk.c.1890. Made by Maples & Co of London. Inset blue leather writing surface to the top. Original gilded brass fittings to the raised panel drawers. Sat on pot castors. Polished back for free standing. Stamped with maker's name. Superb colour, condition and patina. Measures 54" x 28.5"deep x 30"high.