Very Old Teacher’s Desk

Posted in Bedroom Furniture, Featured, Office

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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antique distressed teacher's desk

antique distressed teacher's desk

 

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