This piece is one that we did lately specifically to put up for sale on our sister site www.cozyandworn.com and at our booth at Granddaddy’s Antiques. See the Cozy & Worn site for more details on purchasing if interested
This is a very old teacher’s desk. I’m not an expert on these but it appears to be likely from the 1920’s-1930’s. If anyone has some thoughts on whether that’s right or not leave a comment below. We’d be interested to find out.
Additionally it is a VERY heavy solid, solid piece. We nearly threw out our backs moving this thing.
We decided to paint and distress it in a dark forest green. I believe it was from Color Place and called New England Green.
We also refinished the top in a gorgeous dark walnut and polyurethane. It is really beautiful and glossy.
Here is the final result. After lots of work we really think it turned out great!
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