This writing table is unique and very functional, it has a rectangle top, brass casters, clever ratcheted wood post, brass document clips on the top, and a removable wood retainer to keep books from sliding off when the top is tilted. Underside and post of the table with tag “A. & N. Aux. C.S.L.” which stands for Army & Navy Co-Operative Supply Limited. The size of this desk is perfect as a side table and is 30″ Wide, 15 ½” Deep and adjusts from 28 7/8” to 43” Height!
Note: The Army & Navy Auxiliary Co-operative Supply Ltd. was formed in 1880 to supply fresh provisions, boots, furniture and estate agency services to the Army & Navy Co-operative Society Ltd. It was founded as a result of the desire of the management of the Army & Navy Co-operative Society Ltd to extend its selection of goods but to avoid jeopardizing existing trade. The company was located in Victoria Street, Westminster in buildings adjoining those of the Army & Navy Co-operative Society Ltd.
This writing table is in splendid condition for its age and has minor nicks and scratches that would be expected for its age and use. Before bidding, please consult the additional photos provided and ask all pertinent questions. Packing and shipping are the responsibility of the buyer or buyer can pick this item up in person, for additional pictures, please message me.