Neoclassical English mahogany secretary with roll-top and ebonized inlay. Secondary woods are English oak and fruitwood. Roll-top pulls are gilded brass and all other exterior pulls turned wood. Interior pulls are brass. Gilded line decoration adorns inner drawers, which open and close without a hint of difficulty. Leather-covered writing surface lifts and is embossed and gilded. Circa 1820-1840.