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Posted 4 years ago

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ugene1
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Forty years ago we were given this oak desk by a neighbor. She said it was in their family 200 years, and was originally on a ship. I'd like to hear from anyone who could tell us more information.

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  1. Chuck, 4 years ago
    This appears to be a "plantation desk".
  2. ugene1, 4 years ago
    Thanks, I'll look into that idea more.
  3. rebecca, 3 years ago
    Did you ever get an answer? I have a very similar desk.
  4. scottvez scottvez, 3 years ago
    I agree with Chuck and would call the style of it similar to a "plantation desk".

    Not 200 years old. Looks like late 19th century construction and some of the interior drawers may be replaced-- they appear to be oak.

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