This item has been sold, but we have similar available

Antique French Writing Table Desk Bureau Plat C.1860

Antique French Writing Table Desk Bureau Plat C.1860

Antique French Writing Table Desk Bureau Plat C.1860


Keep updated on our latest arrivals

Be the first to receive the latest vintage finds, enjoy interior inspiration and unearth furniture with real soul

About this item

This is a gorgeous large antique French ormolu mounted kingwood and flame mahogany bureau plat, circa 1870 in date.

Featuring fabulous decorative ormolu mounts this table is sure to get noticed wherever it is placed.

It has it's original inset dark tan leather writing surface and decorative gilded ormolu mounts that outline the top of the desk.

There are four useful and capacious drawers, two on the left, one in the centre, and a double depth drawer on the right.

It stands on elegant cabriole legs that terminate in ormolu sabots

It is finished on all sides so that it can stand freely in the middle of a room, making it extremely suitable for a large home or office.

With original working locks and keys.


In excellent condition having been beautifully restored in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation. The leather shows signs of wear commensurate with age, but this adds character.

Dimensions in cm:

Height 78 x Width 152 x Depth 81

Dimensions in inches:

Height 2 feet, 7 inches x Width 5 feet x Depth 2 feet, 8 inches


W152.0 x H78.0 x D81.0 cm



Wear condition


Date of manufacture


Place of origin



19th Century




VAT status

Seller is VAT registered


Icon shield blue
Choose from over 1,700 Vinterior trusted dealers
Icon padlock blue
100% secure payment by card or using your device

Payment methods supported by Vinterior

Icon tick blue
Direct communication with dealers and customer service