Burr Walnut Davenport Refurbish

Our client had this beautiful old Davenport handed down from his mother. Davenports are defined as ornamental writing desks with drawers and a sloping surface for writing. This exquisite example is made from Burr Walnut and is approximately 108 years old. We were astonished by how well made it was. Earthwood sanded it back. That […]

Reviving the Past

Repair and restoration of century old davenport A davenport is an old-fashioned ornamental writing desk with drawers, and a sloping surface on which to comfortably write. This davenport is an early 20th century piece made from beautifully figured walnut veneer laid over a base of Baltic Pine. It was most likely made in the UK. […]