Top: Solid natural oak edge banding with inset leather upholstered panel; tooled leather seams.
Base: Steel, polished chrome finish, with glides.
Additional components: Extension desk, file drawer pedestral, double box drawer pedestral, pencil drawer, storage compartment pedestrals (left and right).
Case: Leather upholstered.
Drawer: Oak interior, lacquer finish, locking mechanism.
Double Box Drawer: Top drawer has locking mechanism.
Storage Compartment: Back of door polished stainless steel, locking mechanism.
Architect and designer Warren Platner (1919-) was born in Baltimore and graduated from the Cornell University School of Architecture in 1941. He got his professional start working in some of the most prominent and interesting architecture practices in the country. Between 1945 and 1950 he worked for Raymond Loewy and I.M. Pei. He was a part of Eero Saarinen's office from 1960-65, participating in... More