vintage Dietzgen cast iron drafting table CLOSED - Sold it elsewhere

Certified Price

$3,500

Views

42

Ug9zddoyntczndu=

for sale is all-original vintage industrial drafting table by legendary Eugene Dietzgen Co.

the design is a classic of the early 20th century, featuring cast iron arched legs with “Dietzgen” on them — that’s back when they still used to go to the trouble of stamping out “Dietzgen” on the arched legs. we have another restored Dietzgen for sale from when they started to optimize the production. solid oak base holds a massive pine drawing board with dovetailed edges. adjustable height and tilt. faucet-style handles stood the test of time.

this drafting table comes with goodies: a vintage storage box and a swivel-mount pencil holder. our favorite part? The table was originally made in Chicago, where we are now. can’t be sure if it came from the original building at 218 east 23rd street, Chicago, or at the corner of Fullerton avenue and Sheffield, currently a part of DePaul University.

we salvaged this drafting table from Peru, IN. the owner purchased it at the auction in the late 1980s from the old Peru City Hall. every bit was restored: cast iron stripped of paint and impurities, hand-sanded oak base covered with teak oil (that’s a food-grade safe treatment), and the top sanded, teak oiled and buffed to shine — looks poly-like, but retains real wood feel to the touch.

drawing board is a work surface void of intimidating space, measuring at 4 by 3 feet. The height with the top parallel to the ground goes from 33 to almost 42.5 inches.

Buy with Confidence

Apartment Therapy Marketplace is built to give honest folks a trusted environment to buy and sell with each other. Whether you’re buying from someone next door or across the country, we’ve got your back.

  • Stats and Verifications — Get to know the seller before you buy from them.
  • Personal Messaging — Unclutter your inbox and keep your email private.
  • Friendly Support — Our team is available to help you in any and every way we can.

Contacting the Seller

Contact the seller to purchase or ask any questions you may have for a listing. Be clear, honest, kind and prompt with your replies. Negotiate price, including delivery fees if applicable. Agree on a pick-up location or delivery method if applicable.

Use our dedicated messaging system for all communication. In case of a dispute, these messages serve as a record. For your safety, do not share your email address or personal information. Learn more about trust and safety.

Return Policy

Each seller may have a different return policy. In most cases, a seller will not accept returns. Before making payment, ask the seller about their return policy.

Member Ratings

In your messages, you have the ability to privately rate your experience with the seller and conversely, the seller can rate you. Your rating should be based on your personal experience with the seller while using our platform. All member ratings are averaged and displayed on the member’s corner.

Report as Inappropriate

If you have a general complaint about inappropriate content or activity, please use the “Report as Inappropriate” feature on the specific listing, corner or message. We will be notified and take immediate action. Your report will be kept confidential. The member who is reported will not know who reported them. Additionally, our review will be handled discreetly.

Other questions? Contact us at marketplace@apartmenttherapy.com for prompt assistance.

  • In-Person Pickup

    West Town, Cook County-
  • Shipping

    United States and Worldwide-
  • Local Delivery

    Chicago-

jeglova Certified

Chicago, Illinois

mighty persistent creative collective!

www.jeglova.com/

  • - 98%
    Response Rate
  • - 16 Minutes
    Response Time
  • - Very Happy
    Ratings Received (15)
  • - 115 Conversations
    Inbox Threads
  • - 268 Listing(s)
    Published (All Time)
  • - February, 2014
    Join Date
  • 814 Facebook Friends
  • Email Address Verified
Privacy Enabled: The exact address is concealed.
Back to Top