This is a Maple & Co Edwardian Roll top desk, a rare find. Maple & Co was one the largest and most successful British furniture retailers and cabinet makers in the Victorian and Edwardian periods.
They were well known for fine quality. Maple & Co was first established by John Maple, a shopkeeper, Surrey, who later opened a furniture shop in Tottenham Court Road but it was his son, John Maple, who pushed Maples & Co to be such a huge success. With his skills in business, by the 1880s they were the largest furniture store in the world as they exported their fine antique furniture to many different countries and were well known throughout the interiors world. They carry the Royal Appointment logo.Vintage Antique Oak Roll top Desk Tambour. The tambour runs butter smooth. The desk itself is spectacular with no cracks, much like the top piece of oak over the tambour unit, this also has no cracks. Above each pedestal there is a pull out plinth. Do take a close look at all the images... A few small dings but no more than age normally offers. The desk has light scratches from normal use. Computer access through the back. DIMENSIONS 127cm wide x 82cm deep x 126cm tall.
Copy and past this link so you can see more. The item "Vintage Antique Edwardian Maple & Co Oak Roll top Desk Tambour Keys working" is in sale since Sunday, March 7, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Desks\20th Century". The seller is "saysonth45" and is located in Winchester.This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.