Hickory Chair Mt. Vernon Two Piece Tambour Secretary. Original Price: $11,000
Design Plus Gallery presents a Mt. Vernon Secretary by Hickory Chair. This Sheraton, Federal style cherry two-piece has mahogany veneer fretwork on the glass doored upper, topped with a shallow cornice. Inside are a pair of adjustable bookshelves for display and storage. Below is a tambour-front desk opening to a compartmentalized interior, complete with fitted drawers, open cubbies, a pull out leather top writing surface, with an additional five drawers around the curving kneehole. Fittings are brass. This lovely desk finishes in tapering legs and spade feet. Very good overall condition, light wear commensurate with age and use.
“Hickory Chair Company was established in 1911 in Hickory, NC. as makers of fine quality furniture. The company released the Mount Vernon line in the 1990’s, reproducing items from George Washington’s home-turned-historic-museum in Mt. Vernon, Virginia.”
Bottom Unit: W38.5 inches x D24 inches x H40.5 inches
Top Unit: W41 inches x D14 inches x H46.5 inches