Determining the exact age of any piece of antique furniture can be challenging.
Depending on information provided by the piece itself, you may be able to come within a few years of dating it or may have to settle for a span of 50 years or longer.
Morphy Auctions This serviceable desk style with a slanted top started out as a storage box of sorts sitting atop a table.
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Getting something out of the desk, like a fresh bottle of ink, would require moving everything off the work surface and this could indeed be cumbersome.
That’s how slant-front and drop-front desks happened to merge.
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