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Dovetail joints often hold two boards together in a box or drawer, almost like interlocking the fingertips of your hands.
For thousands of years, a dovetail joint was created by a skilled cabinetmaker using small, precision saws and wood chisels.
Tiny angled saw cuts were followed by careful cutting by a sharpened chisel on both sides to avoid splintering.
This cabinet features wonderful hand carved decoration and original glass.
The seller is “2muchmod” and is located in This is the top of a Victorian secretary probably made in the mid 1800’s.
I bought it about 30 years ago, removed the old blackened alcohol soluble varnish and gave it good hand rubbed oil finish.
Very good vintage with age/use scratches/dings/dents and delaminated edges, see images for details. The item “Vintage Brass Clad Desk Mid Century Modern ELLO Gabriella Crespi Era” is in sale since Saturday, December 31, 2016.
This item is in the category “Antiques\Furniture\Desks & Secretaries\Post-1950″.