This audio console formerly sat on the desk of the leader of the Opposition in the House of Commons chamber of the #Parliament of #Canada. It was originally designed in #1977 by Eleanor Milne, Dominion #Sculptor from 1961 to 1996 as part of an improved communications and translation service in the Chamber. Both the House of Commons and the Department of Public Works were involved in the design: the actual manufacturer is unknown and it was replaced in 2004 during HoC Chamber renovations.
A painted pine wall or desk mounted bank of 24 pigeon holes with 12 drawers below. Formely used in a solicitors office. Last half of ther 19th Century,Welsh borders . 6ft 6" long by 2ft 4" tall and 1ft 8" deep. £ 850 inc VAT